With its 146 intensely colored miniatures arranged in frames, this 14th-century manuscript is a splendid Gothic edition of Aesop’s fables. The Latin text in Gothic script, adorned with decorated initials and borders, tells about animals speaking and behaving like humans.
Manuscript book description compiled by the publisher.
Fabulae: Las Fábulas Latinas de Esopo
Madrid: AyN Ediciones, 2001
- Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Aesop's Fables: the facsimile attempts to replicate the look-and-feel and physical features of the original document; pages are trimmed according to the original format; the binding might not be consistent with the current document binding.
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