Liber Floridus: the world in a book

Liber Floridus 1121. The World in a Book takes us into the world of a medieval encyclopaedist. Through the eyes of the author, Lambert of Saint-Omer, we are introduced to the intellectual world of his day and discover the importance of mappae mundi or world maps.

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Staff members


  • Dr. Martine De Reu (Faculteit Letteren en Wijsbegeerte)

  • STAM

  • Universiteitsbibliotheek Gent