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Bestiary

Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World – Getty

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The J. Paul Getty Museum in the Getty Center, Los Angeles, will present a new exhibition May 14 – August 18 – Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World

Magical Books – Middle Ages to Middle-earth, Narnia & More

Magical Books – Middle Ages to Middle-earth, Narnia & More

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The Summer Show at the Bodleian Libraries is a fantastical, fabulous display of Magical Books: from the Middle Ages to Middle-earth + relative paraphernalia

Winged Lions of Venice

Winged Lions of Venice

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Wherever you walk in Venice you will find images of lions, who are part of the legend of its founding. Some eight hundred years before when he was on his way to Rome, Mark the Evangelist, it had been believed, had been told in a vision by an angel that…