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  • Bible of William of Devon


    Made in England around the middle of the 13th century, this grand illustrated manuscript includes the entire Bible in on...

  • Charles d'Orleans, Poetry


    Charles d’Orleans (d. 1465), cousin of the French king, was captured at the Battle of Agincourt in 1415 and spent 25 yea...

  • Jean Duchesne, Les commentaires de César


    De Bello Gallico (On the Gallic Wars) and De Bellum Civilii (On the Civil War) are two Latin commentaries written by the...

  • John Lydgate, Lives of St Edmund and St Fremund


    An illustrated copy of The Lives of Saints Edmund and Fremund by the English poet John Lydgate (b. c. 1370, d. c. 1451),...

  • Luttrell Psalter


    This celebrated manuscript was commissioned by a wealthy landowner, Sir Geoffrey Luttrell, in the first half of the 14th...

  • Roger Frugardi, Chirurgia


    The longest text in this illustrated medical compendium is a French translation of the Chirurgia (Surgery), a practical...