The sources here have been selected to complement works discussed in Art and Architecture of the Middle Ages: Exploring a Connected World (Cornell University Press, 2022). Some passages have been simplified and words added in brackets to aid comprehension.
Translations are by Marianne Botros, Jill Caskey, Adam S. Cohen, Navid Jamali, Shmuel Juni, M. Michèle Mulchahey, Georgi Parpulov, Linda Safran, and Dylan Wilkerson.
Hebrew Bible commentaries manuscript: Colophons and commentary by Rashi
Qal'at Sem'an: Historical accounts
The Church at Mren: Historical accounts and inscriptions
Sutton Hoo: Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People
The Lindisfarne Gospels colophons
The Second Council of Nicaea on icons
The Life of Holy Luke of Steiri
Typikon of the Pantokrator Monastery, Constantinople
Al-Hariri, Maqamat (Assemblies)
The Hermitage of St. Neophytos: Inscriptions and sources
The Birds Head Haggadah: Instructions, prayers, and notes