The Codex Gigas: Is This Medieval Manuscript Actually the Devil's Bible?

The Codex Gigas is the largest illuminated manuscript in the world, but that’s not what makes it famous.

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Devil's Bible
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  • Illustration of the devil.

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The Devil's Bible
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  • Illuminated initial at the start of one of the books of the bible.

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  • The Codex Gigas.

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