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Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman is a writer and historian with a longstanding interest in medieval art. He is author of several books, including Church Misericords and Bench Ends, Coal Mining in Britain, The Iron Industry, The Green Man and The Tudor Reformation for Shire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Shire Publications, an imprint of Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2017

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...Museum Street, Blackburn BB1 7AJ. Telephone: 01254 667130. Website: www.blackburnmuseum.org.uk 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB. Telephone 01937 546546. Website: www.bl.uk/events/treasures-of-the-british-library. A selection of manuscripts...

The Printing Press and Reformation

Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman is a writer and historian with a longstanding interest in medieval art. He is author of several books, including Church Misericords and Bench Ends, Coal Mining in Britain, The Iron Industry, The Green Man and The Tudor Reformation for Shire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Shire Publications, an imprint of Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2017

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...In the early 1450s Johann Gutenberg, working in Mainz in the Rhineland of Germany, issued the first printed edition of the Bible, the famous 42-line Bible. It was the first significant product of the printing press, but otherwise...

The Glorification of God

Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman is a writer and historian with a longstanding interest in medieval art. He is author of several books, including Church Misericords and Bench Ends, Coal Mining in Britain, The Iron Industry, The Green Man and The Tudor Reformation for Shire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Shire Publications, an imprint of Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2017

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...Illuminated manuscripts are the great secret history of the Middle Ages. The masterpieces of the period, ranging from the Book of Kells produced by Irish monks on Iona in the eighth century to the sumptuous Les Très Riches Heures made...

Books and Their Illuminations

Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman is a writer and historian with a longstanding interest in medieval art. He is author of several books, including Church Misericords and Bench Ends, Coal Mining in Britain, The Iron Industry, The Green Man and The Tudor Reformation for Shire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Shire Publications, an imprint of Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2017

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... in the Middle Ages, and many were commissioned by wealthy patrons. Margaret of York (1446–1503), the Duchess of Burgundy and sister to Edward IV and Richard III, was a dedicated manuscript collector and commissioned a lavish Breviary for herself from...

Book Production

Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman is a writer and historian with a longstanding interest in medieval art. He is author of several books, including Church Misericords and Bench Ends, Coal Mining in Britain, The Iron Industry, The Green Man and The Tudor Reformation for Shire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Shire Publications, an imprint of Osprey Publishing Ltd, 2017

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...Illuminated manuscripts were produced on parchment, also known as vellum. Parchment was much more suitable than papyrus for a book in which pages were turned and, as it was made from the skins of animals, was more readily available across...