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The Book of Kells [electronic resource] / Trinity College Library Dublin
Bib ID 1921638
Format BookBook [electronic resource]
Uniform Title Bible. Gospels Latin. Book of Kells. 2000
Description Dublin : Board of Trinity College Dublin, 2000 
1 CD-ROM : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. 
ISBN 0904720322
Technical Details

System requirements (PC): IBM PC or compatible, Pentium II, 233 MHz; Windows 95/98/NT 4.0/2000; 4x CD-ROM drive; 16-bit audio & speakers; 1024 x 768 screen resolution; 24-bit colour. 

System requirements (Macintosh): Macintosh G3 or iMac; 4x CD-ROM drive; 16-bit audio & speakers; 1024 x 768 screen resolution; 24-bit colour. 

Summary

This CD-ROM is the first digitised version of the Book of Kells to have been authorised by Trinity College Dublin and has been produced by a partnership of Trinity College Library and X Communications. It includes images of the entire contents of the manuscript, with detailed reproductions of fourteen of the most significant illustrated pages. The history of the manuscript is narrated, and decorative and symbolic themes are clearly explained.

Credits Editor, Bill Simpson; script, Luke Dodd; design and development, X Communications 
Performer Narrators: Olivia O'Leary and Stephen Rea. 
Notes

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Subjects Book of Kells -- Facsimiles.  |  Bible. Gospels -- Manuscripts, Latin -- Facsimiles.  |  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Celtic.  |  Manuscripts, Medieval -- Facsimiles.
Other authors/contributors Dodd, Luke  |  Simpson, Bill, M.A  |  Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Library  |  X Communications
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