Manuscript

Bibliothèque du Château de Chantilly (Musée Condé), Ms 477
(L'Image du monde)

Codicology

Produced: France (north?), 13th century
Current Location: Bibliothèque du Château de Chantilly (Musée Condé), Chantilly, France
Manuscript Type: Encyclopedia
Language: French
Folios: 153
Author: Gossuin de Metx
Illustrated: No
Media: Parchment
Dimensions: Height: 19 cm Width: 13 cm
Folio 37r

Description

L'Image du monde, an Encyclopedia in French prose by Gossuin de Metz. The animal descriptions are in the section on the regions and geography of the world; none are illustrated.

Additional Descriptions

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Additional description 2 (Musée Condé)

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