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Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a gorgeous edition of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales. Stunning isn’t it! Look at the close-up and see if you can read it. This image shows the opening of the Cook’s tale.
Image source: British Library MS Harley 7334. Image declared as public domain on the British Library website.

Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a gorgeous edition of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales. Stunning isn’t it! Look at the close-up and see if you can read it. This image shows the opening of the Cook’s tale.

Image source: British Library MS Harley 7334. Image declared as public domain on the British Library website.

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