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THE CODEX AMIATINUS—A BIBLE WITH LEGS PART 2

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS OFTEN are associated with compelling tales. For example, yesterday’s Codex Amiatinus, Part 1, set the stage: There’s a trio of medieval English monks and three commissioned illuminated manuscripts … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · Leave a comment