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Medieval Scribes left complaining notes in the margins - here are some - image

The history of bookmaking hasnít been without its challenges, but never was its craft as painstaking as during the era of illuminated manuscripts. Here is a collection of complaints monks scribbled in the pages of illuminated manuscripts. Hairy parchment and thin ink are something we will never know again.

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By netchicken: posted on 22-3-2012








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