Bookbinding, Miniatures, Writing and Paper
In the 3rd century, fragments of codices exist from 2nd c, but earliest extant complete codices date from 3rd c. 56 more words
What and where is the Kingdom of God? Why does it matter?
Going back to original sources that the Scriptures were written in, the Greek translation of Luke’s gospel in speaking about the Kingdom of God, the word “entos” is often translated to mean “among you.” However, according to New Testament scholar C. 420 more words
From my post Even More on the History of Books, we know that after the fall of the Western Roman Empire, the illuminated manuscript was being developed in monasteries of Europe, and that the codices that were produced were usually copies of older books, either Christian texts, mainly the 475 more words
It is time for say hi to all of those who are enjoying summer holidays and amuse their eyes with beautiful Visigothic related stuff while looking at the nature/busy city/comfortable couch around. 178 more words