Beautiful letters from the past

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four different drawings on white paper with blue ink
The mysterious doodles hidden in a 1,300-year-old book
Doodles in the Eadburg book: was it the owner, or a mischievous child? It's a mystery (Credit: Archiox/Bodleian Library)
an old book with writing on it
Europe’s Oldest Intact Book Is Discovered Inside the Coffin of a Saint
Europe's Oldest Book on Show at The British Library
a mural on the side of a building that says greetings from sunny yuma az
SINGLE LETTERS | DuetsBlog ®
SINGLE LETTERS | DuetsBlog ®
an old book with some type of writing on it
My photo of the Trajan facsimile made by E. Catich for the Donnelly Co. photo taken 1980
My photo of the Trajan facsimile made by E. Catich for the Donnelly Co. photo taken 1980 | by JSD-calligraphy
an old book with writing on it and ornate designs in the middle, including letters that appear to be made out of paper
A mozarabique – Manuscript Art
An illumated capital initial 'A' from a medieval manuscript. Circa 1500s? [A mozarabiques]
an old book with the letter b in red, blue and green lettering on it
Mainz Psalter - Wikipedia
Mainz psalter (Fust and Schoeffer) - Mainz Psalter - Wikipedia
an open book on display in a glass case
Calligraphy as Art.
Calligraphy as Art.
the letters and numbers used in calligraphy are arranged on top of each other with different designs
Vintage lithograph from 1860 of examples of Medieval Illuminated...
Stock Illustration : Medieval Illuminated Letters
the letters and numbers used in calligraphy are arranged on top of each other with different designs
Vintage lithograph from 1860 of examples of Medieval Illuminated...
Stock Illustration : Medieval Illuminated Letters
an ornately decorated card with the letter e in it's center and two smaller letters
Illuminated Letters
Illuminated Letters on Pinterest | Illuminated Manuscript ...
an image of some people doing different things in the day time and night time,
aztec speech balloon - Google Search
an image of a painting of a woman holding a cloth to a man's head
mesoamerican speech balloon - Google Search
Annunciation, miniature from the Grand Hours of Rohan, 1430-1435, manuscript. France, 15th century. Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale De France Middle Ages, Byzantine Art, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval France, St Brigid, Catholic Art
Annunciation, miniature from the Grand Hours of Rohan, 1430-1435,...
Annunciation, miniature from the Grand Hours of Rohan, 1430-1435, manuscript. France, 15th century. Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale De France