Cover image for Illuminated manuscripts
Title:
Illuminated manuscripts
Author:
Anderson, Janice.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Todtri, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781577171553
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library ND2900 .A53 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Illuminated manuscripts, particularly those produced in the convents, monasteries, and abbeys of medieval Europe, are among the most beautiful objects in the world. This book, with an authoritative text and over 100 breathtaking full-color illustrations, shows how the art developed, flourished, and gave expression to that great age of faith which was the Middle Ages. The art lover will find much to enjoy in these beautiful and inspiring illustrations.


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