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Como escribí en la nota del pasado lunes 24 de septiembre, a partir de este sábado 29 a las 08:25 horas del centro de México la Luna en curso (Lec) entró a Géminis.
Wanda Pelin saved to como
This is the oldest jeweled binding in the Morgan. Although the precise date and origin of the cover remain mysterious, it has been suggested that it was made around Salzburg during the time of Bishop Virgilius (d. 784). The main decorative motif is a cross, the arms of which broaden at their ends. In the central square are a topaz and four abbreviations: IHS XPS DNS NOS (Iesus Christus Dominus Noster—Jesus Christ Our Lord). Four champlevé busts of Christ framed by garnets extend from the…
Alessandra V saved to arte sacra
Saint George Killing the Dragon, 1434/35, by Martorell
Ettore Cinus saved to Sicilia, Apulia etc
Book of hours, Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1480
In the battle of e-reader versus book, I will choose book every single time. In my eyes, nothing can beat the thrill of the turn of the page. Books are things of beauty and creators of worlds, and e-readers just cannot compete with the untangible magic that the written word possesses. It is for the same reasons that...Read the Post
Monique E. saved to medieval manuscripts
Your virtual eye on illuminated manuscripts, rare books, and the stories behind them. By Franco Cosimo Panini Editore.
Folia Magazine saved to Love story
The fiery marks were a way to keep track of tomes on the move.
Kurt Daw saved to Book history
Carmelites. Incipiunt [con]stitutiones fratrũ ordinis Beatissime dei genitricis Marie de mõte Carmelo rubrica prima qualiter rñdendu3 sit q̃rentibus, 1499. Typ Inc 5501 Houghton Library, Harvard...
Ann Martin saved to Bindings