Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Ashb.123
(Bestiaire d'amour)


Produced: Italy, Early 14th century
Location: Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Florence, Italy
Type: Miscellany
Language: French
Folios: 132
Illustrated: Yes
Media: Parchment
Dimensions: Height: 33.6 cm Width: 23.4 cm


The Bestiaire d'amour by Richard de Fournival is on folio 1r-7v. The alternate title Li contes et li ariere bans is used. Illustrated.

This is the copy of the Bestiaire designated Q.

The manuscript also contains unrelated stories and an excerpt from Cato.

There are out of order bound sheets; the correct order is 1-7, 11-13, 8-10, and 14-132.

The former shelfmark was Ashb. 50.

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