Bibles and Bestiaries: A Guide to Illuminated Manuscripts

by Elizabeth B. Wilson

Hardcover, 1994

Status

Available

Call number

940.1 Wil

Call number

940.1 Wil

Local notes

940.1 Wil

Collection

Publication

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (1994), Edition: 1st, Hardcover, 64 pages

Description

Using examples of illuminated manuscripts from the Pierpont Morgan Library as illustrations, Wilson describes how a book was crafted in the Middle Ages...Magnificent...The volume is as elegant and special as its subject.-Boxed review/Booklist A glorious book, both fascinating and gorgeously presented.-Pointer/Kirkus Reviews

Original publication date

1994

Physical description

64 p.; 10.91 x 10.9 inches

ISBN

0374306850 / 9780374306854

Barcode

6325

User reviews

LibraryThing member wunderlong88
Although we didn't have time to read this cover to cover for our unit on the Middle Ages we did peruse it and read portions and look at the various illuminated manuscripts and read about them. Great supplement for elementary students studying the Middle Ages.

Pages

64

Rating

(5 ratings; 3.7)
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