Manuscript
A manuscript is any document written by hand, or manually typewritten, as opposed to being mechanically printed or reproduced in some automated way. Before the arrival of printing, all documents and b...
Manuscript - Wikipedia
Conserving Dürer’s Triumphal Arch
Dürer, born #onthisday in 1471, produced one of the largest prints ever – the Triumphal Arch for the Holy Roman Emperor. Altogether it’s nearly 3 meters tall and consists of 36 sheets of paper.
Leonardo da Vinci - Codex Atlanticus - YouTube
Jan 11, 2008 ... A few images from the Codex Atlanticus (119 of 1119 pages). Biblioteca Ambrosiana - Milan - italy.
How Lady Bible Hunters Made the Victorian Era's Most Stunning Scriptural Find
Scottish twins Agnes and Margaret Smith were the last people you’d expect to discover one of the earliest known copies of the gospels, but in a dusty closet...
The Book of Miracles: Wondrous Medieval Illustrations of Divine Horror
The Book of Miracles: Wondrous Medieval Illustrations of Divine Horror
Manuals To The Afterlife: The Tibetan And Egyptian 'Books Of The Dead'
Two of the world's most important spiritual texts from the past are the Egyptian and Tibetan 'Books of the Dead'. Detailing spiritual concepts of this life and the next, these books offer valuable wis...
High security as four Magna Carta manuscripts united for first time
The four surviving copies of the 1215 Magna Carta have gone on display in London to mark the landmark document's 800th anniversary.
Hidden Paintings Revealed on the Fore-Edge of Old Books
Special Collections Librarian Colleen Theisen recently uncovered a fore-edge painting found on a scientific book from the early 19th century...
600 year old mystery manuscript decoded by University of Bedfordshire professor - beds.ac.uk
A professor from the University of Bedfordshire has followed in the footsteps of Indiana Jones by cracking the code of a 600 year old manuscript, deemed as ‘the most mysterious’ document in the world....
Selection of images from the Hunterian Psalter
The Hunterian Psalter is a twelfth century illuminated manuscript, thought to have been produced in England c. 1170. It is regarded as the greatest treasure of William Hunter's (1718-83) magnificent l...
Das Liebesverbot
Das Liebesverbot, ouverture, german opera in two acts. Music and text by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch & Bavaria State Orchest...
Die Feen
Die Feen, Ouverture, german opera in three acts. Music and text by Richard Wagner (1813-1883). Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch & Bavaria State Orchestra. D...
Die schweigsame Frau
Richard Strauss DIE SCHWEIGSAME FRAU (The Silent Woman) Komische Oper in drei Aufzügen nach Ben Jonson von Stefan Zweig Sir Morosus: Kurt Moll Seine Haushält...
Family 13
My Family [Mi Familia] Part 13 of 13.
Guatemala City Choirbooks
Dame albricia mano Antón -Gaspar Fernandes Ars nova (1993) Mexican colonial music Lourdes Ambriz (soprano), Magda Zalles (contralto), Mario Iván Martínez (co...
Illuminated manuscript
An engrossed or illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations. In the strictest definition...
Illuminated manuscript - Wikipedia
Papyrology
Papyrology is the study of ancient literature, correspondence, legal archives, etc., as preserved in manuscripts written on papyrus, the most common form of writing material in the ancient civilizatio...
How Lady Bible Hunters Made the Victorian Era's Most Stunning Scriptural Find
Scottish twins Agnes and Margaret Smith were the last people you’d expect to discover one of the earliest known copies of the gospels, but in a dusty closet...
The Book of Miracles: Wondrous Medieval Illustrations of Divine Horror
The Book of Miracles: Wondrous Medieval Illustrations of Divine Horror
Papyrus Bodmer III
Codex Bodmer III, is a Coptic uncial manuscript of the four Gospels, dated palaeographically to the 4th century. It contains the text of the Gospel of John with some lacunae. It is written in Bohairic...
Papyrus Bodmer III - Wikipedia
Manuals To The Afterlife: The Tibetan And Egyptian 'Books Of The Dead'
Two of the world's most important spiritual texts from the past are the Egyptian and Tibetan 'Books of the Dead'. Detailing spiritual concepts of this life and the next, these books offer valuable wis...