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Rascal rabbits ... Medieval depictions of the hare and rabbit were not cute, furry gift-g

The truth about Bad Rabbits! (Rabbits killing men in The Smithfield Decretals, c. 1300 - Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts)

Cod. Pal. germ. 466 Antonius  Buch der Beispiele der alten Weisen Oberschwaben, um 1475 fol. 162v

Cod. Pal. germ. 466 Antonius Buch der Beispiele der alten Weisen Oberschwaben, um 1475 fol. 162v

I saw this, and it was amazing!  The Gutenberg Bible- Published on Velum between 1452 & 1455. 40 years before Columbus came to America!!!!!  This revolutionized books.

Johann Gutenberg’s Bible, the first real book to be printed using the technique of printing which Gutenberg invented in the

Рукопись «О физических искусствах и хирургии» 425-1435 г.

Manuscript X 188 in the National Library of Sweden dates to around and contains two works by John Arderne (active an abridged version of De arte phisicali et de cirurgia (Of the physical arts and surgery) and Fistula in ano.

Psalter, English 12th c. 3rd quarter.

Psalter, English c.

Miniature object

- Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

King of Bohemia. Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to1380). Origin France, Central (Paris). Date: last quarter of the 14th century, after 1380. Medieval Imago & Dies Vitae Idade Media e Cotidiano.

King of Bohemia. Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 Origin France, Central (Paris). Date: last quarter of the century, after Medieval Imago & Dies Vitae Idade Media e Cotidiano.

The five planets represented as gods (clockwise from top left: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn). Fragment of an early 12th century English scientific textbook, British Library

The five planets represented as gods (clockwise from top left: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn). Fragment of an early century English scientific textbook, British Library

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