Turning the Pages on the web


Subject:
renaissance , sforza hours , jane austen , atlas of europe , mercator , sherborne missal , botanical illustration , elizabeth blackwell , william blake , pinnacle of anglo-saxon art , lindisfarne gospels , diamond sutra , luttrell psalter , flemish miniature masters , hebrew service book , golden haggadah , vesalius , leonardo da vinci , alice in wonderland , lewis carroll , mozart diary

Description:
The British Library has digitized important historical works, such as Lindisfarne Gospels, Da Vinci's notebook, Sherborne Missal among others. User can "turn the pages of rare books or manuscripts in a highly realistic way. They can zoom in on the high-quality digitized images and read or listen to notes explaining the significance of each page." Requires Adobe Shockwave.

Publisher:
The British Library

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/ttp/ttpbooks.html


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