The Book of Kells

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  • Author : Ben Mackworth-Praed
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Pages : 64 pages
  • ISBN : 1407024256
  • Rating : 3/5 from 4 reviews
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The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Ben Mackworth-Praed
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 13 August 2020
GET THIS BOOK The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells is the richest and most copiously illustrated book of in the Celto-Saxon style that still survives. However, despite its rarity and fame, there is little that is known about it. Reproducing over sixty of the wonderful images from the book itself, this guide describes the hidden meanings behind the illustrations and opens our eyes to the history behind them. Picking out the most interesting, beautiful and unique images from the 339 vellum leaves that comprise the book

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Bernard Meehan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 22 June 2021
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Among the very finest of all insular manuscripts, the Book of Kells receives magnificent treatment in this beautiful new study. Illustrated in full colour throughout, the book also contains over 80 actual size reproductions of the manuscript's most important and spectacular pages. But this volume is about much more than the pictures; Bernard Meehan's comprehensive text provides a in-depth exploration of the manuscript, the circumstances of its production and historical context, the text and its interrelationship with the decoration, as well

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Barbara Crooker
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 13 December 2018
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Barbara Crooker's eighth book of poetry, The Book of Kells, focuses on the illuminated medieval manuscript with a series of meditations on its various aspects, from the ink and pigments used by the scribes and illustrators to the various plants, animals, and figures depicted on its pages, including the punctuation and use of decoration in the capital letters. It also contains poems on the flora and fauna of Ireland (swans, hares, magpies, fuchsia, gorse, crocosmia, etc.) that Crooker encountered during

Exploring the Book of Kells

Exploring the Book of Kells
  • Author : George Otto Simms
  • Publisher : Exploring
  • Release : 22 June 2021
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A beautiful and simple introduction to the Book of Kells. George Otto Simms, a world-renowned authority on the Book of Kells, reveals the mysteries hidden in this magnificent manuscript, and the lives of the monks who made it. Newly-expanded colour plate section.

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : R. A. MacAvoy
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 01 April 2014
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A contemporary couple journeys back in time to ancient Ireland in this delightful fantasy by the author of Tea with the Black Dragon. John Thornburn is an artist, mild-mannered and nonviolent. To make ends meet, he teaches some courses in Celtic design. And although his background is half Micmac Indian, he lives in Ireland for two reasons: his far more confrontational and warrior-like girlfriend, Derval O’Keane, and his fascination with the beautiful illuminated manuscript known as the Book of

Color Your Own Book of Kells

Color Your Own Book of Kells
  • Author : Marty Noble
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 28 January 2002
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Twenty-eight full-page, ready-to-color illustrations from one of the most beautiful books of the early Middle Ages depict Celtic spirals and interlacings, celestial figures, saints, Celtic crosses, and other finely detailed elements.

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Carol Farr
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 22 June 1997
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Farr shows that the complex web of allusion found in the manuscript is not mere game-playing on the part of the original producers or subsequent commentators, but served to integrate the contemporary audience into the historical and supernatural continuum of the heavenly and earthly church, giving context and identity to the Insular role in cosmographical and salvation history.

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Edward Sullivan
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 18 September 2016
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With 24 colour plates. A manuscript of the Gospel richly illustrated with Celtic motifs and deep symbolism. This book includes an extended introduction to the Book of Kells, along with its historic and linguistic background and high resolution scans of the illustrations, which include many famous pages from this amazing manuscript.

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells
  • Author : Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland)
  • Publisher : Scolar Press
  • Release : 22 June 1994
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The Book of Kells is one of the supreme artistic creations to survive from the middle ages. In 1006, the Annals of Ulster recognized it as 'the chief glory of the Western world'. In the sixteenth century, Gerald Plunket of Dublin observed that 'This work doth pass all mens conyng'. Since Plunket's day, the Book of Kells has been the subject of considerable scholarly attention.