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The Lindisfarne Gospels

society, spirituality and the scribe

by Michelle Brown

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Holy Island (Island)
    • Subjects:
    • Lindisfarne Gospels.,
    • Bible. N.T. Gospels -- Illustrations.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Anglo-Saxon -- England -- Holy Island (Island),
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- Holy Island (Island)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichelle P. Brown.
      SeriesThe British Library studies in medieval culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND3359.L5 B76 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 479 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages479
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3705691M
      ISBN 100802088252, 0802085970
      LC Control Number2003274943
      OCLC/WorldCa51922367


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These were intended to help the reader find corresponding parts of scripture. For instance, if you wanted to read the story of the loaves and the fishes, the canonical tables would direct you to where those passages appear in each of the four Gospels.

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These practice questions will help you master the. The Lindisfarne Gospels, the St Cuthbert Gospel, the Book of Durrow, the Alfred Jewel, the Vespasian Psalter, Beowulf, items from the Staffordshire Hoard, the Domesday Book, these and many other gems are all there in the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms exhibition at the British Library, from October to February It is an astonishing array of manuscripts and artefacts, and.

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. The Lindisfarne Gospels is an Illuminated manuscript book of the was made at a monastery off the coast of Northumberland at Lindisfarne, about AD.

The manuscript is now on display in the British is one of the finest works in the style which is called insular art. This combines Mediterranean, Anglo-Saxon and Celtic elements.

At this time, Britain and. The text is written in insular script" (Wikipedia article on Lindisfarne Gospels, accessed ). The Gospels were taken from Durham Cathedral during the dissolution of the monasteries ordered by Henry VIII, and were acquired in the early 17th century by Sir Robert Bruce Cotton from Thomas Walker, Clerk of the Parliaments.

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The Book was written and dedicated to Saint Cuthbert by Eadfrith, Bishop of Lindisfarne (Holy Island, England).