The Book of Kells
Thames & Hudson, Inc.
500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10110-0017
9780500480243, $19.95, PB, 96pp, www.amazon.com
Synopsis: The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book, created by Celtic monks c. 800 AD. A compendium showcasing 98 full color illustrations from this historic volume, "The Book of Kells: An Illustrated Introduction to the Manuscript in Trinity College Dublin" is an extraordinary and inherently fascinating introduction to The Book of Kells.
Critique: Supported with impressively well presented and descriptive commentaries by Bernard Meehan, (who was head of research collections and keeper of...