Manuscript: fr. 136
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Bibliothèque Nationale de France, fr. 136
(Livre des Propriétés des Choses)
 

Produced: France (Le Mans), 15th century

Language: French

Author: Bartholomeus Anglicus
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Media: Parchment
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Folios: 176  Height:   cm   Width:   cm

Manuscript type: Single-author

Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France

Family: n/a

 



Source: Bibliothéque Nationale de France fr. 136 | Copyright 2004 Copyright 2004 Bibliothèque Nationale de France | Folio 135r


 
Description

The De proprietatibus rerum of Bartholomaeus Anglicus (Bartholomew the Englishman), in the French translation completed by Jean Corbechon in 1372 for Charles V. Each chapter has a color illustration; the animals are realistically drawn, and do not generally show their stated attributes.


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Digital facsimiles: Bibliothéque Nationale de France (partial)

 

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