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Bibles : an illustrated history from papyrus to print —De Hamel, Christopher, 1950-
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As the captivating and colorful images collected here reveal, in many ways the history of the Bible mirrors the history of the book and publishing. Presented chronologically, the Bibles provide a fascinating look into th...

Meetings with remarkable manuscripts : twelve journeys into the medieval world —De Hamel, Christopher, 1950- author.
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"This is a book about why medieval manuscripts matter. The idea for the book, which is entirely new, is to invite the reader into intimate conversations with twelve of the most famous manuscripts in existence and to expl...

Making medieval manuscripts —De Hamel, Christopher, 1950- author.
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"Lavishly illustrated, Christopher de Hamel's engaging narrative illuminates the craft behind medieval manuscripts from the early Middle Ages to the high Renaissance, from the slow, laborious task of transforming an anim...