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Saints, Manuscripts and Hagiography

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The image is the frontispiece to a manuscript of Bede’s Lives of St Cuthbert which Æthelstan presented to Cuthbert’s community in 934 (Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 183, fol. 1v).  The community had abandoned Lindisfarne, and re-located at Chester-le-Street (near Durham).
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Books of Kells illumination- font digitized as P22 Kells Round
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Illuminated page from "The Canterbury Tales", ca. 1410
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Saints, Manuscripts and Hagiography

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15th-century psalter, Alexander Turnbull Library #illuminated_manuscripts
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Mughal manuscript. Illuminated floral border. Produced during the reign of Shah Jahan, 1657. (Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Maryland.)
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La Biblia de Furtmeyr - Biblioteca Digital Mundial
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Yoda Medieval Style

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Making Manuscripts

Watch the HD Version: http://youtu.be/nuNfdHNTv9o An illuminated manuscript is a book written and decorated completely by hand. Illuminated manuscripts were ...
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