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A range of different resources were used by Latin scholars in the 8th and 9th centuries to learn Greek. Examples of some...
This charter served as the title-deed for land at Ham, in Wiltshire. It was granted to a nobleman called Wulfgar by King...
This fragment of the Mahāparinirvāṇa-sūtra is an early example of the tradition of writing fine manuscripts in metallic...
This collection of three works by the leading theologian of the early Church, St Augustine of Hippo (b. 354, d. 430), wa...
This Perfection of Wisdom sūtra, commonly called the Heart Sūtra, expounds the fundamental emptiness of all things. It i...
This is the earliest extant manuscript of the Greek author Lucian of Samosata (c. 125-180). It is from the early 10th ce...
During the Middle Ages as now, there were a number of liturgical books that were designed to be used by specific ranks o...
The Exeter Book, which belongs to the Dean and Chapter of Exeter Cathedral, is one of the four most significant verse ma...
This manuscript is a copy of the Life of Guthlac by the East Anglian monk, Felix. Falling within the genre of hagiograph...
Thought to be one of the earliest surviving Hebrew biblical codices. Why is the manuscript important? This is one of th...
The Fécamp Gospel-book was produced in the 10th century in Winchester, a royal centre in the Anglo-Saxon kingdom ...
Prior to the 7th century, very few sources survive for our knowledge of early British and Anglo-Saxon history. The prima...
This fine 10th-century Gospel lectionary contains extensive decoration. Along with four full-page portraits of the evang...
This 10th-century copy of the Gospels in Greek contains fine decorated headpieces at the beginning of each gospel. The v...
Copied and illuminated in the middle of the 10th century, this manuscript is a remarkable example of book production in...