The Lindisfarne Gospels

By: Backhouse, Janet

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Near Fine / very good+ condition. Light edge wear and foxing near edges of pages and cover. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: The Lindisfarne Gospels, a manuscript produced in the Northumbrian island monastery of Lindisfarne at the end of the seventh century in honour of Saint Cuthbert, is one of the world's foremost masterpieces of book painting. It is a precious relic of early Christianity in England, and one of the nation's greatest treasures. This is the first ever book to make the glories of the Lindisfarne Gospels accessible to a wide public. All the essential illuminated pages are reproduced impeccably in colour from an entirely new and accurate set of photographs.

Title: The Lindisfarne Gospels

Author Name: Backhouse, Janet

Categories: Culture,

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1994

ISBN Number: 0714824615

ISBN Number 13: 9780714824611

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 001469

Keywords: Culture. Backhouse, Janet