Codex Manesse

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Codex Manesse

Postby Ryan Shuflin » 09 Sep 2012, 23:29

Manuscript with coats of arms

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Re: Codex Manesse

Postby Ton de Witte » 10 Sep 2012, 08:46

this is such a beautiful book, thanks for the link
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Re: Codex Manesse

Postby davidappleton » 29 Oct 2012, 20:20

You can download the entire Manesse Codex as a .pdf file (it's big, 119 MB) from the website of Heidelberg University at: ... i_lang=eng

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Re: Codex Manesse

Postby Andy Jamieson » 03 Apr 2013, 15:55

This is one of the joys of my life. I have a facsimile copy bought in Germany about 20 years ago. To me it just is what heraldry and illumination are all about, vibrant, colourful and so full of life. Utterly charming.

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