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Revelation 16:13 ‘And I saw three unclean spirits like frogs come out of the mouth of the dragon, and out of the mouth of the beast, and out of the mouth of the false prophet’ ('Et vidi de ore draconis, et de ore bestiæ, et de ore pseudoprophetæ spiritus tres immundos in modum ranarum’) Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the 'Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 (BnF, Latin 8878, fol. 184v)

The Beast, the Dragon and the False Prophet. Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the 'Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 BnF, Latin fol.

20 Bizarre Examples Of Medieval Marginalia - Yo, medieval scribes: no one's going to read the text you so painstakingly lettered if you continue to draw weird and dirty pictures in the margins.

20 Bizarre Examples Of Medieval Marginalia

Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072  BnF, Latin 8878, fol. 4v

tongue twisting Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 BnF, Latin fol.

Siglo X. El pecado original, Beato de El Escorial, Real Biblioteca del Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid (detalle)

Siglo X. El pecado original, Beato de El Escorial, Real Biblioteca del Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid (detalle)

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The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, from Beatus de Saint-Sever. Commentary on the Apocalypse by Beatus of Liébana, copy from before Southwestern France.

Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 (BnF, Latin 8878, fol. 145v)

discardingimages: “ Abaddon and the locusts (Revelation Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 BnF, Latin fol.

Incunabula book - Daniel's vision of the four beast. (Daniel 7)

Silos Apocalypse - caption: 'Daniel chapter verses Daniel's vision of the four beasts from the sea and the Ancient of Days'

snake eater Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 BnF, Latin 8878, fol. 13r

snake eater Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin (the ‘Beatus of Saint-Sever’), Saint-Sever before 1072 (BnF, Latin fol.

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