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The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript  has stood 1,200yrs and is one of the most studied books in the world.

The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript has stood and is one of the most studied books in the world.

Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle  с. 800  From the Book of Kells  Illuminated manuscript  Trinity College, Dublin

Book of Kells Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle с. 800 From the Book of Kells Illuminated manuscript Trinity College, Dublin

Book/Manuscript: Book of Kells  VII Century, Ireland / Scotland  Page (Folio): 12r    initial letter M with man

Book/Manuscript: Book of Kells VII Century, Ireland / Scotland Page (Folio): initial letter M with man

Book of Kells

Columban monks, Book of Kells, circa 800 CE. Detail of folio (Trinity College Library, Dublin)

book of kells illustration

"The works not of men, but of angels" describes the precise geometry of works in the Book of Kells from the Middle Ages.

King David Kneeling Before God  Bible of Matthias Corvinus c.1490

King David Kneeling before God

http://marie-mckeown.hubpages.com/hub/History-of-Ireland-Life-in-Celtic-Ireland

History of Ireland: Life in Celtic Ireland

From the Book of Kells (ca. 800), f. 124r: Tunc crucifixerant Xpi cum eo duos latrones (Then they crucified Christ [and] with him two thieves - Gospel of St. Matthew)

From the Book of Kells (ca. Tunc crucifixerant Xpi cum eo duos latrones (Then they crucified Christ [and] with him two thieves - Gospel of St.

MAHZOR, livre contenant les prières pour les fētes de l'année liturgique, en hébreu, manuscrit enluminée sur vélin.

A mahzor, or Jewish holiday prayerbook, illuminated manuscript in Hebrew on vellum from Tuscany (likely Florence), c.

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