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The Structure of a Medieval Manuscript. For more than a thousand years all manuscripts were written and illustrated by hand. By the Middle Ages, books were being made by folding sheets of parchment, arranging them into gatherings, and assembling and binding them together. This animation illustrates how medieval books were constructed--a feat of engineering that remains essentially the same today.

The Structure of a Medieval Manuscript. For more than a thousand years all manuscripts were written and illustrated by hand. By the Middle Ages, books were being made by folding sheets of parchment, arranging them into gatherings, and assembling and binding them together. This animation illustrates how medieval books were constructed--a feat of engineering that remains essentially the same today.

« Un tres notable Livre nommé Guyron le Courtois, translaté de latin en françois par messire LUCES, chevalier, seigneur du chastel DU GAL, voisins prouchains du sire de Sablieres, par le commandement de tres noble et puissant prince mons.  Date d'édition : 1301-1400 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Français Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b85275905

« Un tres notable Livre nommé Guyron le Courtois, translaté de latin en françois par messire LUCES, chevalier, seigneur du chastel DU GAL, voisins prouchains du sire de Sablieres, par le commandement de tres noble et puissant prince mons. Date d'édition : 1301-1400 Type : manuscrit Langue : Français Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b85275905

King Henry VI Kneeling At The Shrine Of St. Edmund, In John Lydgate's 'The Lives Of Sts. Edmund And Fremund' c.1434

King Henry VI Kneeling At The Shrine Of St. Edmund, In John Lydgate's 'The Lives Of Sts. Edmund And Fremund' c.1434

St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 51, p. 128 – Irish Evangelary from St. Gall (Quatuor evangelia) (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0051)

St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 51, p. 128 – Irish Evangelary from St. Gall (Quatuor evangelia) (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0051)

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