Manuscript: ms. 993
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Bibliothèque Municipale de Reims, ms. 993
(Livre des propriétés des choses)
 

Produced: Paris, before 1416

Language: French

Author: Bartholomeus Anglicus
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Binding: Calf on brown cardboard
Media: Parchment
Script: Gothic cursive

Folios: 313  Height: 34 cm   Width: 25 cm

Manuscript type: Encyclopedia

Location: Bibliothèque Municipale de Reims, Reims, France

Family: n/a

 



Source: Bibliothèque Municipale de Valenciennes | Copyright 2009 Copyright 2009 Bibliothèque Municipale de Reims | Folio 4r


 
Description

The De proprietatibus rerum of Bartholomeus Anglicus, translated into French in 1372 by Jean Corbichon, chaplain to King Charles V the Wise. John Berry, brother of the king, got three copies. This manuscript may have belonged to the library of the Duke of Berry.


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Digital facsimiles: Bibliothèque Municipale de Reims (partial); Bibliothèque Nationale de France (images)

 

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