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Unformatted text preview: full translation of a text. Interlinear gloss- translation between the lines o Earliest translation of all four gospels into English. -The book of Kells is more adorned then previous. -By 1003 it is recognized as something good-Chi-rho-iota page (Books of Kells) -p. 308 (11-8) Scotland, late 8 th early 9 th cen. Transported to Ireland where it was finished o o Latin text of the 4 gospels o Of its 680 pages, only 2 don’t have color o Includes more decoration and full color pages then any other insular gospel o Includes carpet pages, evangelist symbols pages, initial pages, and illuminations that depict crucial moments in the story. o Chi Ro Ioda- First three letters of Christ’s name. Started the story of Christ’s nativity o...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ARH 2059 taught by Professor Margaretzaho during the Spring '07 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '07