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  • St Jerome's translation of the Hebrew Book of Psal...

    Manuscript Created date: 2nd half of the 9th century

    St Jerome made several translations of the Psalms into Latin. One of these is known as the Hebraicum because it was made...

  • The story of Cædmon's Hymn

    Manuscript Created date: 775–825

    The earliest named English poet was a cowherd named Cædmon who lived at the Abbey of Whitby. We know about this man beca...

  • Tiberius Bede

    Manuscript Created date: 1st half of the 9th century

    Bede’s Ecclesiastical History of the English People was completed in 731. The work tells the story of the conversion of ...

  • Vespasian Psalter

    Manuscript Created date: 2nd quarter of the 8th century–mid-9th century

    The Vespasian Psalter is an early copy of a Latin revision of the Psalms (the Romanum or Roman version) associated with...

  • Æthelstan Psalter

    Manuscript Created date: 1st half of the 9th century

    According to an inscription on one of the manuscript’s pages, this small copy of the Psalms was once owned by Æthelstan,...