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The Hastings Hours

Janet Backhouse - Art - 1997 - 64 pages
The medieval Book of Hours was a richly decorated manual of private devotion comprised of a calendar of saints' days and eight short services in honor of the Virgin Mary. The ...
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The Isabella Breviary

Janet Backhouse - Art - 1993 - 64 pages
The Breviary of Queen Isabella of Castile is one of the most splendid of Flemish illuminated manuscripts, notable for the verve and originality of its miniatures. This is the ...
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Medieval Birds in the Sherborne Missal

Janet Backhouse, British Library - Art - 2001 - 64 pages
The Sherborne Missal, one of the greatest of English medieval manuscripts, contains a wealth of marginal illustrations of wild birds, painted with great skill and accuracy ...
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Medieval Rural Life in the Luttrell Psalter

Janet Backhouse - History - 2000 - 64 pages
Attractive marginal illustrations in this celebrated psalter show scenes of life in medieval England: the annual cycle of growing crops, domestic animals, sports, pastimes ...
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The Sherborne Missal

Janet Backhouse - Art - 1999 - 64 pages
This superbly illustrated study introduction explores its creation and history of the 15th century Sherborne Missal and assesses its importance as a masterpiece in the history ...
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The Medieval English Cathedral: Papers in Honour of Pamela Tudor-Craig ...

Janet Backhouse - History - 2003 - 239 pages
Pamela Tudor-Craig is one of the leading lights of the Harlaxton Medieval Symposium and is well known for her work on the conservation of historic churches. Therefore, the 1998 ...
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