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Book of beasts : a facsimile of MS Bodley 764

Author: Christopher De Hamel; Bodleian Library.
Publisher: Oxford : Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Conference publication : LatinView all editions and formats
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In the Middle Ages, people believed that studying animals allowed them to read the Divine Order as written in the natural world. In image and word, medieval bestiaries illustrated beasts in stunning  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Early works
Facsimiles
Folklore
Early works to 1800
Folklore Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bodleian Library. Manuscript. Bodley 764.
Book of beasts.
Oxford : Bodleian Library, 2008
(OCoLC)755284381
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher De Hamel; Bodleian Library.
ISBN: 1851243178 9781851243174
OCLC Number: 229309119
Language Note: Text of facsimile in Latin; introduction in English.
Notes: Full facsimile reproduction of a 13th century illuminated manuscript, a bestiary, created in England, perhaps in Salisbury, possibly commissioned by Roger de Mohaut.
Facsimile pages numbered as leaves, with text and illuminations on both recto and verso through leaf 136.
Description: 36 pages, 137 leaves : color facsimiles ; 30 cm
Responsibility: introduction by Christopher de Hamel.
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