Strange Events: The Book Of Miracles From Taschen

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Originally completed around 1550 in the Swabian Imperial Free City of Augsburg (a region in southwestern Germany), The Book of Miracles chronicles a collection of fantastic events ranging from the Old Testament period right up to the author’s 16th century time frame and beyond.

The original, which is currently held in an American private collection, has been reproduced in its entirely by Taschen for the first time giving art lovers and scholars a chance to appreciate this unique work of the German Renaissance.

This 560 page volume put together by authors Till-Holger Borchert and Joshua P. Waterman includes an introduction which helps put the work in context as well as an essential appendix with an extensive description of the manuscript and its miniatures to guide you should the hallucinatory imagery lead you astray.

Suggested Retail Price: $150

 

The Book of Miracles from Taschen $150

The Book of Miracles from Taschen $150

 

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