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The Douce Apocalypse

Douce Apocalypse by Nigel Morgan

Douce Apocalypse by Nigel Morgan

CVMA (GB) author, Nigel Morgan has written a lavishly illustrated study of the famous Douce Apocalypse, a manuscript made in England c.1270 for Prince Edward, later Edward I, and his wife Eleanor of Castile. Apart from its importance as a manuscript, the Douce Apocalypse employs some of the decorative devices used in manuscripts that have been compared to glass painting of a similar date. 112 pages, 267 x 194mm, about sixty full colour images. ISBN 1-85124-360-7; 13-digit ISBN 9781851243600. £19.99. Available on-line from the Bodleian Bookshop.

The Sutton Companion to Cathedrals and Abbeys by Stephen Friar

The Sutton Companion to Cathedrals and Abbeys by Stephen Friar

Cathedrals and Abbeys by Stephen Friar contains over 1,200 entries and follows a similar format to the author’s best selling Sutton Companion to Churches. It is published in hardback, 244 x 172mm, 448 pages, 25 colour and 150 black and white photographs. £25.

Beauty & Madness

A catalogue for the recent Beauty and Madness exhibition held in Burgos and Bruges is available, in Spanish and Dutch. Priced €35.00 plus postage, the book can be purchased from the Museum of Bruges website.


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