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Most of the images and borders are creative re-imaginings rather than direct copies, perhaps inspired by the numerous reproductions of medieval manuscripts made in the second half of the nineteenth century in Paris, often reproduced by chromolithography. Manuscript Illumination in the Modern Age: The number of important names in the world of nineteenth-century books and jewelry associated with this volume is remarkable.

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