Bibliothèque Nationale de France, fr. 2174
(Image du monde)


Produced: France, ca. 1280
Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
Type: Encyclopedia
Language: French
Folios: 71
Author: Gossuin de Metz
Illustrated: Yes
Media: Parchment
Dimensions: Height: 22.5 cm Width: 14 cm
Folio 41r


The second verse redaction of L'Image du monde, an encyclopedia by Gossuin de Metz. Illustrated with color drawings and diagrams on astronomical and geographical subjects. There are animal descriptions in the Geography section; none are illustrated.

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