Cute video on the Historyteachers channel on YouTube. The history of illuminated manuscripts set to the Beatle’s song “nowhere man.” You have to see/hear it.
NY Times 100 Notable Books of 2010
The recently released list includes some titles of interest to readers of this blog, including (in no particular order): THE BOOK IN THE RENAISSANCE. By Andrew Pettegree. (Yale University, $40.) A thought-provoking revisionist history of the early years of printing.…