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On Saturday 10th March I went to the
We then went to the illuminated manuscript section in the 16th Century room on the East side of the first floor. To my surprise I could recognise 3 out of the 4 manuscripts we had discussed at a previous ‘Sensations’ event for the visually impaired. It may be that I can recognise some feature of the illumination with a change of light and having an experience of more of the genre at the British Library. Jackie also recognised some of the features or recurring themes such as the Wheel of Fortune and Boethius.