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The Book of Kells


Published by Thames and Hudson, London, 2012, 1st edition. Blue cloth boards, yellow lettering to spine under illustrated dustwrapper. Contained in a blue slipcase with yellow lettering and an illustration to one side. 12.75ins x 10ins, 256pp. Contains 250 illustrations - 230 in colour. It includes more than 80 actual size reproductions of full pages. The author is head of research collections and keeper of manuscripts at Trinity College Dublin, he has been studying the Book of Kells for more than 30 years. Fine book in VG slipcase.