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jothelibrarian: “Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a beautiful Italian binding dating from the mid fifteenth century. Image source: Cornell University, Image believed to be public domain.

Magnificent book art in the smallest form Hildesheim, Dombibliothek Hildesheim, Hs 728, Bruges, end of the 15th century

Magnificent book art in the smallest form Hildesheim, Dombibliothek Hildesheim, Hs Bruges, end of the century

michaelmoonsbookshop: “ beautiful early 18th century book from c1711 with rare angels and heart embossed design ”

michaelmoonsbookshop: “ beautiful early century book from with rare angels and heart embossed design ”

(via HEIRLOOM & ANTIQUE / The Vienna Coronation Gospels represent one of the most beautiful manuscripts of the Middle Ages and a major w...

The Vienna Coronation Gospels represent one of the most Beautiful Manuscripts of the Middle Ages and a Major Work of Court Art at the time of Charlemagne. The book consists of 236 Purple-dyed Vellum Leaves with text written in Gold and Silver Ink

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Gospel Cover with filigree apron (the contribution of Prince Repnin to the Holy Trinity Monastery in 1695). Apron - silver, filigree, enamel on filigree. Ancient Book Covers as Russian Jewelry Art,...

Gospel Cover with filigree apron (the contribution of Prince Repnin to the Holy Trinity Monastery in Apron - silver, filigree, enamel on filigree. Ancient Book Covers as Russian Jewelry Art,.

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Rare Books Online Showcase Archive 2013 - University of Saskatchewan

Beautiful cover with lower board cut in for the straps, attached with metal plates. Hasp of a chain on the lower board. Collection of texts on St. Barbara, Northern Belgium, 1470-1480. Beinecke Marston MS 287.

Beautiful cover with lower board cut in for the straps, attached with metal plates. Hasp of a chain on the lower board. Barbara, Northern Belgium, Beinecke Marston MS Love it!

Gradual or Breviary (?). Austrian, ca. 1500. Tempera, ink and gold on parchment; leather binding. 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/2in. (22.2 x 14 x 3.8cm). MMoA 89.27.6

Gradual or Breviary, Austrian, ca. Tempera, ink, and gold on parchment;

The Morgan Library & Museum - Incunable Bookbinding - PML 64977 - Front cover, outside

Epistolae.

The Morgan Library Museum - Incunable Bookbinding - PML 64977 - Front cover, outside

1578 г. Библия, Нюрнберг, Германия

Bible Binding: leather (stamped & tooled) with engraved brass fittings, ink printed on paper, folio hand colored in tempera, metal leaf, and shell gold

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