Medieval Comic Book?

Medieval Comic Book? This looks like a first comic book ever made. The picture is from Bible of Stephen Harding (a 12th century manuscript).

The manuscript page looks like a modern comic books. You have to look at the heroic pictures and read the caption for each box.

First Comic Book

The entire medieval manuscript can be found here:
http://www.enluminures.culture.fr/documentation/enlumine/fr/BM/dijon_035-01.htm

One Response to Medieval Comic Book?

  1. Wow. great pic 🙂 You made my day.

    Frank Maurice October 2, 2013 at 12:41 pm Reply

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