Insular Manuscripts

Insular Manuscripts

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1 6th century, of pattern is reminiscent of Tudor blackwork embroidery. ... Henry proposes an earlier date in the late 8th century and a connection with Lindisfarne of which an Aethelwald was Bishop ... Dumville argues the acrostic poem is a corrupt copy of an earlier inscription to be connected with the Bishop of Lindisfarne.

Title:Insular Manuscripts
Author:Jonathan James Graham Alexander
Publisher:London : H. Miller, [1975]-c1982 - 1978-01-01


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