From Manuscript to Print: the Evolution of the Medieval Book

 

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Resurrection: Christ emerges triumphant from the tomb. This joyous ending to the tragedy of the Crucifixion was recalled at Compline, the canonical hour that completed the day.

Gift of Mrs. William E. Gurley.

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Book of Hours. France, middle of the 15th century.
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How the Classics Survived
Manuscripts in the Age of Print
Evolution of the Book
Appetite for Destruction
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