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The ink garden of brother Theophane

Author: C M Millen; Andrea Wisnewski
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In medieval Ireland, Theophane's boredom with his duties as a scribe distracts the other monks, but when he is sent to the kitchens he discovers that he can make inks of many colors from plants, allowing the others to illustrate their work. Includes facts about the history of monasteries, scriptoriums, and illuminated manuscripts.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Stories in rhyme.?2lcgft
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C M Millen; Andrea Wisnewski
ISBN: 9781580891790 1580891799
OCLC Number: 428926409
Awards: Winner of Connecticut Book Awards (Children's Illustrator) 2011
Target Audience: 1090
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: C.M. Millen ; illustrated by Andrea Wisnewski.
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In medieval Ireland, Theophane's boredom with his duties as a scribe distracts the other monks, but when he is sent to the kitchens he discovers that he can make inks of many colors from plants, allowing the others to illustrate their work. Includes facts about the history of monasteries, scriptoriums, and illuminated manuscripts.

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