The Saint John’s Bible is an amazing hand-lettered and hand illuminated bible and likely the first commissioned since the invention of the printing press by Johannes Gutenberg around 1440, more than 5 centuries ago. And to quote the Smithsonian Magazine it is “One of the extraordinary undertakings of our time.” This idea was first envision […]

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Sandy on October 5th, 2011

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