Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1998
Video — 1 videocassette (24 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
"...a concise history of the illuminated manuscript and monastery libraries, and depicts the workings of a scriptorium and the arduous art of copying and illustrating/gilding medieval and Renaissance literature. The everyday lives of the writers, scribes, and illustrators are revealed and honor is paid to the best known..."