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  • Antidotarium and medical recipes


    This early collection of medical recipes includes prayers to God, the Creator of man, and of ‘all the trees, plants and ...

  • Cicero, Aratea with scholia


    Cicero’s Aratea is an astronomical treatise describing the constellations, and this work is a Latin translation of the P...

  • Eadui Psalter


    The Eadui Psalter is named after its probable scribe and artist, Eadwig (Eadui) Basan. Eadwig was a monk at Christ Churc...

  • English alphabet collection


    Alphabet collections were compiled with varying degrees of accuracy in medieval England. This example composed in the la...

  • Illuminated Psalter from Winchester


    In this copy of the Psalms, made in Winchester, the first and second text divisions are enhanced by full-page images in...

  • Old English Illustrated Herbal


    Medieval medicine often used plant- and animal-based remedies. This is the only illustrated collection of such remedies...