Precious and Precise

Brochure No. 17, 2016

A Selection of Illuminated Manuscripts, Miniatures, and Early Printed Books


Our most recent acquisitions, several of which have never been published before, are beautifully presented in this lavishly illustrated brochure. The 18 manuscripts, 18 miniatures, and 34 early printed books include an exceptional variety of prayer books, chronicles, and scientific texts. 


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