Manuscript

Koninklijke Bibliotheek, KB, 128 C 4
(Le Livre fleurissant en fleurs)

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Produced: Enghien, 1512
Current Location: Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Hague, Netherlands
Manuscript Type: Encyclopedia
Language: French
Folios: 476
Author: Lambert of St. Omer
Illustrated: Yes
Binding: 18th-century brown leather
Media: Paper
Script: Littera textualis
Dimensions: Height: 37.5 cm Width: 27 cm
Folio 85v

Description

Le livre fleurissant en fleurs, a French prose translation of the Liber Floridus of Lambert of Saint-Omer. Illustrated with 128 pen drawings. The translation was probably based on Koninklijke Bibliotheek, KB, 72 A 23; the drawings are almost exact copies of those in that manuscript, though the drawings here are for the most part not colored.

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