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Bestiaries and Lapidaries

By Oscar Kuhns

Extracted from Library of the World's Best Literature Ancient And Modern
Charles Dudley Warner, Editor
Connoisseur Edition, Vol. IV., 1896

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This text is a brief introduction to bestiaries and lapidaries, followed by translations for several beasts and stones from the Bestiaire of Guillaume Le Clerc and Les Lapidaires Français du Moyen Âge by Leopold Pannier, Paris, 1882.

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The print edition of this text was published in London in 1896; this partial digital edition was created from the Gutenberg etext in 2008 by David Badke. The original print edition by L. Oscar Kuhns is believed to be in the public domain.