Category Archives: Whimsy

  1. Attack of the rebel mouse-people, or how the cat learned to start worrying and fear the mice


    December 6, 2012 by Gail Armstrong

    As we saw last time, cats in medieval manuscripts lived interesting lives, engaging in a much wider range of activity …
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  2. Here be Monkeys

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    September 10, 2012 by Gail Armstrong

    One of the joys of illuminated manuscripts is the whimsy that often livens up the margins.  You may have at …
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