Author:Backhouse, Janet


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The Lindisfarne Gospels

By: Backhouse, Janet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1994

Seller ID: 001469

ISBN: 0714824615

Condition: Very Good

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 Li... View more info