Posts tagged with Medieval

  1. Assembly, dismemberment, digital reassembly: the fascinating 600 year life story of a medieval book of hours

    Fresh contributions to the understanding of objects in the Rare Books Collection are always welcome, especially ones which offer tantalizing new insights and interpretations.  Karen Winslow, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2017/04/13/assembly-dismemberment-digital-reassembly-the-fascinating-600-year-life-story-of-a-medieval-book-of-hours

  2. A Medieval Beetle in the Rare Books Collection

    While much is known about the cultural depiction of beetles in the Classical period and during the Renaissance, much less is known about the cultural representation …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2016/05/16/a-medieval-beetle-in-the-rare-books-collection

  3. A captivating jewel for the Rare Books Collection: The Pearl Manuscript

    If you have never imagined being enchanted by a humble book of medieval poetry, a recent acquisition by the Baillieu Library may take you by surprise! …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/librarycollections/2016/02/25/a-captivating-jewel-for-the-rare-books-collection-the-pearl-manuscript