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The Illustrated Beatus

Editor: John Williams
Publishing Manager: Johan Van der Beke
Imprint: Harvey Miller
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Method of peer review
single-blind undertaken by a specialist member of the Board or an external specialist

Manuscript studies, Illuminated Manuscripts, Saint Beatus, Catalogues raisonnés, Medieval painting, Codicology, Hagiography, Apocalypse, New Testament


This exhaustive study is published in five volumes of uniform format in which every surviving manuscript is catalogued in detail, with concise codicological descriptions, critical discussions of date and origin, as well as identification of scribe and illuminator. In addition, every illustration in each manuscript is reproduced, forming a corpus of nearly 2000 illustrations.