Reading Your Way Through History

May 9, 2006

15th Century AD

Filed under: O 15th Century — Alicia @ 9:02 pm

Marguerite Makes a Book by Bruce Robertson, illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt (Getty Trust Publications)

"The Miracle of Dijon, France", EM 140-141 (before 1433)

"The Miracle of Avignon, France", EM 142-144 (1433)

"The Miracle of Turin, Italy", EM 145-152 (1453)

Richard the Third by Paul Murray Kendall (1452-1485)

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric Kelly (1461)

Isabella of Spain by William Thomas Walsh (1451-1504)

Characters of the Inquisition by William Thomas Walsh (1478)

Leonardo da Vinci by Diane Stanley (1452-1519)

"For Want of a Horseshoe Nail", BV 198-200 (1485 AD)

Columbus by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire (1451-1506)

He went with Christopher Columbus by Louise Andrews Kent (1492)

"Sail on! Sail on!" by Joaquin Miller, BV 565-566

Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Grey

Out of Print Favorites:

The Cargo of the Madalena by Cynthia Harnett (1482)
The Merchant’s Mark by Cynthia Harnett (1490s)


Jan van Eyck, Flanders, approximately 1395-1441
Catholic Encyclopedia Entry

Fra Angelico, Italy, 1387 – 1455
Catholic Encyclopedia Entry
Patron Saints Index: Fra Angelico
WebMuseum Entry

Domenico Ghirlandaio, Italy, 1449-1494

WebMuseum Entry


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