Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the Nile River with various oases on each as far as Sīdī Maʿrūf from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.658, fol.310b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr
"In Which the Bear Learns that These Naked Men Taste *AWFUL*" or "Now, *here's* your problem." Illuminated manuscript - Ms. W.148, Lectionary, on parchment, First half of the 14th century. f. 21r. - Seen on www.facebook.com/SexyCodicology
Commentary on the Apocalypse (Commentaria In Apocalypsin) was written in Spain by Beatus of Liébana in the 8th century. There are about thirty extant copies of the commentary in illuminated manuscript format, the earliest being from the 9th century. One of the later versions is the Rylands Beatus from the 12th century,
Illuminated manuscript, Prayer book of Bishop Leonhard von Laymingen of Passau, Martyrdom of St. Philip with kneeling bishop and Laymingen heraldry, Walters Manuscript W.163, fol. 132v | Flickr - Photo Sharing!