The St Cuthbert Gospel (formerly known as the Stonyhurst Gospel)


London, British Library, Add. 89000, 7th century. The St Cuthbert Gospel (formerly known as the Stonyhurst Gospel) is the oldest intact European book—i.e. still in its original binding.

London, British Library, Add. 89000, 7th century. The St Cuthbert Gospel (formerly known as the Stonyhurst Gospel) is the oldest intact European book—i.e. still in its original binding.

Cite this page as: Gwen Shaw, "The St Cuthbert Gospel (formerly known as the Stonyhurst Gospel)," in Smarthistory, December 20, 2015, accessed May 25, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/medieval-books-in-leather-and-other-materials/screen-shot-2015-12-19-at-11-55-45-pm/.