Manuscript: BPL 14 A
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Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden, BPL 14 A
(Der Naturen Bloeme)
 

Produced: Utrecht or area, ca. 1360

Language: Dutch

Author: Jacob van Maerlant
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Media: Parchment
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Folios: 141  Height: 31 cm   Width: 23 cm

Manuscript type: Miscellany

Location: Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden (Universiteit Leiden), Leiden, Netherlands

Family: n/a

 



Source: Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden BPL 14 | Copyright 2004 Copyright 2004 Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden | Folio 38v


 
Description

The Der naturen bloeme ("flower of nature" or "book of nature") by Jacob van Maerlant, an encyclopedia of natural history. Probably made around 1360 for Jan van IJsselstein, canon of St Marie in Utrecht. Illustrated with small colored drawings in frames. This is the manuscript designated L.

Also includes a variety of other texts.


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Editions and Facsimiles



Digital facsimiles: Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden (partial)

 

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