The most important codex of the Western Middle Ages, with 19 full page miniatures, 11 splendid canon tables and initials. Known as the Tours or Ashburnham Pentateuch, named for the lord who purchased it from the person who removed it from the Church of Saint Gatien in Tours.
Manuscript book description compiled by Facsimile Finder Staff.
Biblia de Tours
Valencia: Patrimonio Ediciones, 2004
- Commentary (English, German, Spanish) by Narkiss, Bezalel
- Limited Edition: 999 copies
- Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Ashburnham Pentateuch: 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.
Wood with goatskin and fire-engraved in gold.
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