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Updated by Daniel Andrés Jiménez Chávez on Apr 14, 2021
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The Medieval Masterpiece, the Book of Kells, Is Now Digitized & Put Online | Open Culture

If you know nothing else about medieval European illuminated manuscripts, you surely know the Book of Kells. “One of Ireland’s greatest cultural treasures” comments, “it is set apart from other manuscripts of the same period by the quality of its artwork and the sheer number of illustrations that run throughout the 680 pages of the book.” The work not only attracts scholars, but almost a million visitors to Dublin every year. “You simply can’t travel to the capital of Ireland,” writes Book Riot’s Erika Harlitz-Kern, “without the Book of Kells being mentioned. And rightfully so.”

«Será difícil que los ebooks lleguen a copar el 25 o 30 por ciento del mercado de libros»

Fabian Gumucio, responsable de Rakuten Kobo en Europa, está convencido de que quien no lee ya en formato digital es porque no lo ha probado