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  1. V

    Book recommendations : Illuminated manuscripts ?

    I was wondering could you please recommend to me books or encyclopedias with collections of illuminated manuscripts and hand written documents, quran, old and new testament, maps, business documents etc.
  2. DaveK

    Illuminated Manuscripts on Coursera Jan 30th

    Another course I don't have time for but I'm doing anyway. (Yes, it's free). https://www.coursera.org/learn/medieval-europe Part of the description: In this seven-week course, students will explore the material creation, content, and historical context of illuminated medieval European...
  3. Druzhina

    The de Burgo manuscript, an illuminated book from Connacht, Ireland, ca. 1578

    I have previously posted about a horseman from The de Burgo manuscript, an illuminated book from Connacht, Ireland, ca. 1578 other folios have drawings of the passion of Christ: Folio 17r: Christ before Pilate. Folio 17v: Christ scourged. Folio 18r: Christ crowned with thorns. Folio 18v: Christ...
  4. Theophilus

    Illuminated books

    Dear history lovers, I have found some wonderful illuminated printed texts available today from the medieval period. The best one I've found is one called Illuminating the End of Time: The Getty Apocalypse Manuscript. Another is called The Grand Medieval Bestiary: Animals in Illuminated...