Perhaps we are supposed to grow out of our childhood fantasies, but I received this as a gift last Christmas and realized the magic will never leave me Beautiful illustrations a wonderful gift idea for a unicorn fan. The images in this book are stunning The history is well written and believable This book is a must for unicorn lovers and dreamers alike. This book is so stunningly awesome that i think i actually believe it. This book was a gift from some great friends back in my days living in Spain It certainly resembles the magic my friends exhumed and the magic of those days.A beautiful read for all those who know that beyond all our intelligence and logic there s always a semi real fantasy. Simply MagicalA must read for all lovers of Unicorn lore. 0,4 estrellasEl unicornio es una raza especial sima, ligada a nosotros en amor y servicio Se ala el camino, guarda el portal, espera hasta el fin Atenci n Vendr una edad en que la ciencia oscurecer por doquier las esperanzas de los hombres Carros de hierro rodar n por la tierra, que se endurecer y vaciar para soportar su peso El aire se llenar con el clamor de muchas voces Plagas y enfermedades desconocidas ser n multitud La esfera de la luna retendr las huellas del calzado del Hom 0,4 estrellasEl unicornio es una raza especial sima, ligada a nosotros en amor y servicio Se ala el camino, guarda el portal, espera hasta el fin Atenci n Vendr una edad en que la ciencia oscurecer por doquier las esperanzas de los hombres Carros de hierro rodar n por la tierra, que se endurecer y vaciar para soportar su peso El aire se llenar con el clamor de muchas voces Plagas y enfermedades desconocidas ser n multitud La esfera de la luna retendr las huellas del calzado del Hombre Dos reinos poderosos se disputar n el mundo y se volver n contra l, hasta que el suelo y el mar enfermen, y el viento se convierta en flujo de vapores envenenados Y todo hombre ser puesto a prueba dolorosamente, de tal modo que al fin ninguno escapar de la opci n entre la Luz y la Oscuridad Entonces en el Tiempo de la Gran Purificaci n, volver el Unicornio con gran fuerza Se mantendr en los l mites de nuestra realidad, sembrar en nuestra mente sue os de una edad m s brillante en el futuro ser n muchos los ansiosos por verle en su forma verdadera Pero el Unicornio es una criatura espiritual y se conforma seg n las im genes que convoca en el coraz n de quienes le llaman I m a book browser by nature and whenever I go into a bookshop I never know what I m going to come out with This is one of those cases when I was seduced by the cover, although mine, a paperback, is different to the hardcover shown above, as it shows a unicorn licking I hope not eating the ear of a sleeping girl, who is apparently in a wood.It s really a fascinating story The author had received a letter, handwritten in an elegant italic script, requesting a meeting with me as soon as poss I m a book browser by nature and whenever I go into a bookshop I never know what I m going to come out with This is one of those cases when I was seduced by the cover, although mine, a paperback, is different to the hardcover shown above, as it shows a unicorn licking I hope not eating the ear of a sleeping girl, who is apparently in a wood.It s really a fascinating story The author had received a letter, handwritten in an elegant italic script, requesting a meeting with me as soon as possible , with the closing In a unicornis and was signed Frater Iamblicus Mr Green was intrigued, the upshot being that they met and this thin, cowled figure, was sitting before me, carefully holding a well wrapped bundle This manuscript gave the life of the unicorn and it is a joy to read And it was all thanks to this ancient Brotherhood who felt that the time was right to disclose the life of the unicorn to the world.This book is beautifully written, and the illustrations are just wonderful It s not a large book, only 110 pages, and can be read in one sitting As I look at it now, I know that it s one of those books you must revisit from time to time So all unicorn and medieval manuscript lovers go for it This has very beautiful unicorn sketches and artwork Could have been a four star if it had been longer withinformation and artwork The book is supposedly based off a true manuscript about unicorns so the author challenges the readers skepticism about whether or not the notes contained in the book are real or not It is called a facsimile original manuscript for a reason but no less the must read for any unicorn fan. An altogether lovely book, and the most gorgeous illustrations Imagine if Da Vinci spent an afternoon doing sketches of unicorns That s what most of the pictures remind me of.From what I remember, this book was a history of the unicorn, but it also had a puzzle with a possible prize There s a riddle at the end, and the solution is scattered throughout the rest of the book Supposedly, if you can solve the riddle then the answer will tell you where to find a real unicorn horn Okay, it s obv An altogether lovely book, and the most gorgeous illustrations Imagine if Da Vinci spent an afternoon doing sketches of unicorns That s what most of the pictures remind me of.From what I remember, this book was a history of the unicorn, but it also had a puzzle with a possible prize There s a riddle at the end, and the solution is scattered throughout the rest of the book Supposedly, if you can solve the riddle then the answer will tell you where to find a real unicorn horn Okay, it s obviously a narwhale horn set with silver and jewels But it looks beautiful in the picture, and I ve never heard about anyone finding the thing Anybody else heard anything about that On the history and truth of the unicorn An illuminated manuscript setting forth the fictional fifteenth century diary of one Magnalucius, who records his first hand observations of unicorns along with the facts he has learned about their natural history