Monday, December 11, 2006

University of Glasgow Special Collections: Breviary, Nicolaus Jenson, 1478


University of Glasgow Library Special Collections has produced an online exhibition on the exceptional breviary ‘Breviarum Romanum’, printed by Nicolaus Jenson and published in Venice in 1478. This website is illustrated by several colourful images from this volume, and includes information on other items produced by Jenson, as well as a listing of articles by Lilian Armstrong on the subject of Renaissance illuminated books.
Link: http://special.lib.gla.ac.uk/exhibns/month/apr2002.html
Access: Free