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The Song of Songs binding with 1,000 individually cut pieces of finest goatskin © Copyright 2021 Facsimile Editions Limited

Leading museums, libraries and private collectors commission work from us. Whether a single copy of a 13th century manuscript, tiny fragments of papyrus, a scroll on copper, or an intricate contemporary manuscript with a thousand-piece marquetry binding, all our projects are completed with the same dedication to excellence.

The Song of Songs binding with 1,000 individually cut pieces of finest goatskin © Copyright 2021 Facsimile Editions Limited

Leading museums, libraries and private collectors commission work from us. Whether a single copy of a 13th century manuscript, tiny fragments of papyrus, a scroll on copper, or an intricate contemporary manuscript with a thousand-piece marquetry binding, all our projects are completed with the same dedication to excellence.

For many years now, Linda and Michael have created unique pieces which are owned by private collectors and many famous libraries around the world.  The facsimile is no exception and stands as testimony to their immense commitment and dedication to produce books that exude beauty and creativity.

The British Library

For many years now, Linda and Michael have created unique pieces which are owned by private collectors and many famous libraries around the world.  The facsimile is no exception and stands as testimony to their immense commitment and dedication to produce books that exude beauty and creativity.

The British Library
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Three Falconry Manuscripts

Early copies of Ibn Ghitrif’s treatise from the Bodleian Library Oxford and the British Library London.  Three editions of 220 sets each for the Houbara Foundation, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

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Baybars Qur’an

The British Library’s greatest Quranic treasure. Seven volumes written entirely in gold Thuluth script for Sultan Baybars in Egypt in 1304. An experimental project and prototype. London.

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Song of Songs

Modern manuscript, possibly the most ambitious facsimile ever created in a unique 1,000-piece goatskin marquetry binding. Edition of 67 copies. Bnei Brak, Israel

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Book of Ruth

Modern watercolour manuscript printed on Fabriano Ingres in a wood inlay, hand-sewn binding presented in a suede-lined lectern/case. Bnei Brak, Israel

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Horological Archive

Collection of the world’s leading watch designer’s images for Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie. Geneva, Switzerland

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Heritage Documents

Qatari heritage documents (some on 40gsm paper), newspapers and maps for permanent display in the new National Museum. Doha, Qatar

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Esther Scroll

Two-metre scroll printed on real vellum. Sterling silver case and presentation display. Israel

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Book of Esther

Modern manuscript, goatskin marquetry, concertina binding, specially commissioned marbled paper. Edition of 67 copies. Bnei Brak, Israel

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Medieval Miscellany

Research, design, print and bind 36,000 hard-back copies for London publisher Weidenfeld & Nicolson. London, UK

The Copper Scroll

Copper Scroll

1st century Copper Scroll reproduced in copper with patination to match the original for the Museum of the Bible, Washington, USA

“…  your company has spared no effort or expenditure in its search for ways in which to make this facsimile perhaps the most faithful and exact copy ever to be produced.

We know of no way in which it could have done more to seek out all that is finest in contemporary craftsmanship in order to reproduce as nearly exactly as possible the colours of the miniatures in the original manuscript and the quality and texture of all the materials used therein.”

The British Library

“… your company has spared no effort or expenditure in its search for ways in which to make this facsimile perhaps the most faithful and exact copy ever to be produced.

We know of no way in which it could have done more to seek out all that is finest in contemporary craftsmanship in order to reproduce as nearly exactly as possible the colours of the miniatures in the original manuscript and the quality and texture of all the materials used therein.”

Bodleian Library, Oxford

The British Library

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