It contains some of the most beautiful surviving examples of insular art: the Lindisfarne Gospels. The Anglo-Saxon manuscript, which originated in a monastery off the northeast coast of England, will leave its current home at the British Museum and travel back north in 2022.

Lindisfarne Gospels Travels North in 2022

It contains some of the most beautiful surviving examples of insular art: the Lindisfarne Gospels. The Anglo-Saxon manuscript, which originated in a monastery off the northeast coast of England, will leave its current home at the British Museum and travel back north in 2022.

Perhaps you’ll know the heroes of today’s story from Wagner’s opera of the same name: apart from Lancelot and Guinevere, Tristan and Isolde were the most famous couple in the Arthurian legends. Today, we follow their footsteps through Europe…

The (Second) Most Famous Love Affair of the Middle Ages

Perhaps you’ll know the heroes of today’s story from Wagner’s opera of the same name: apart from Lancelot and Guinevere, Tristan and Isolde were the most famous couple in the Arthurian legends. Today, we follow their footsteps through Europe…

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Bookophile

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Bookophile is the idea of Jürg Conzett and Ursula Kampmann. It was born in the MoneyMuseum’s newly built library, out of a common thought about how we could transmit our love of books to others.

Bookophile

About us

Bookophile is the idea of Jürg Conzett and Ursula Kampmann. It was born in the MoneyMuseum’s newly built library, out of a common thought about how we could transmit our love of books to others.