Pages from Henry Shaws's Handbook of the Art of Illumination (1866). [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Formatting and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the Internet Archive and the University of Toronto and (2) link to the Victorian Web in a web document or cite it in a print one.]


Shaw, Henry. Handbook of the Art of Illumination as Practiced during the Middle Ages. London: Bell and Daldy, 1866. Internet Archive version of a copy in the University of Toronto University Library. Web. 13 January 2014.

Last modified 16 January 2014