Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, AN II 4, f. 228r – Matriculation Register of the Rectorate of the University of Basel, Volume 2 (1586-1653)

Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, AN II p. – Matriculation Register of the Rectorate of the University of Basel, Volume 2 b. by kenya

Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, AN II 4a, p. 30r – Matriculation Register of the Rectorate of the University of Basel, Volume 3 (1654-1764) |...

Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, AN II p. – Matriculation Register of the Rectorate of the University of Basel, Volume 3

BIBLE WENCESLAO -  Bible of the Czech King Wenceslas IV Bible was created between 1390 and 1400 in Prague. Represents - more than 100 years before Luther's translation of the Bible - the first magnificent manuscript of the Bible in German. With its 464 miniatures and countless antics, this magnificent and richly decorated with gold manuscript is a unique art treasure. Today it remains Códices Vindobonenses Österreichische Nationalbibliotheek 2759-2764 in Vienna. )

The Wenceslas Bible : A sumptuous six-volume Bible in German made for Wenceslas IV, King of Bohemia. It is one of the most fully illustrated medieval Bibles even though the decoration extends only as.

20 Essential Books About the Next Step in Human Evolution

20 Essential Books About the Next Step in Human Evolution

The Mouth of Hell from the Winchester Psalter, 1220s. "As he finished speaking all these words, the ground that was under them split open; and the earth opened its mouth and swallowed them up, and their households, and all the men who belonged to Korah with their possessions." (Book of Numbers 16:31-33).

An image from the Winchester Psalter The damned are being swallowed into a hell-mouth, with an angel to the left about to lock the jaws behind them. Inside Hell are lots of tortured souls, including kings and queens - nobody is above judgement.

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