The peculiar place, that the.13-28 among them is one in Glagolic (no.

At that, the extraordinary memorial did not become an example for direct copying in the following mediaeval Russian manuscript tradition.60-64 since such decorated bindings are an essential part of the sacred area of the temple.

The project aims to demonstrate masterpieces of book arts of Byzantium and the South Slavs and to trace the thousand-year way of the development of a Russian manuscript book.The exhibition catalogue was prepared as a popular scientific publication, intended for the most general public.