Thursday, December 11, 2014

Scriptorium du monastère de Dornenwal

Before Gutenberg invented his printing press, the only way to mass produce books was to painstakingly copy them by hand. In medieval monasteries, the scriptorium was the room where the monks copied and illustrated texts - the Bible and other religious works, but other works as well. B.K illustrated this with the Scriptorium du monastère de Dornenwal.

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