Manuscript on vellum with calendar in French. Gothic script. The binding is too tight to permit accurate collation. Inscription on flyleaf: J'apartiens a M. Deboiville, officier du Regiment de Neustrie demeuvant a sa terre du Bouchirot pres de Lisieux. Bookplate of Charles J. Rosenbloom. Bequest of Charles J. Rosenbloom, 1 October 1974. The flyleaf is filled with French notes in a 17th-century hand. Folios 1-3 contain marginal notations, in French in an 18th-century hand, of family records of baptisms, marriages, and deaths. Twelve minatures with full borders; illuminated initials in blue, rose, and gold; borders with arabesques, birds, flowers, fruit, and animals. Binding: Contemporary brown calf blind; stamped with square stamps of monkeys and fleur-de-lys in central panel; rosette and phoenix stamps in border panels; spine repaired; clasps missing. Cataloged from microfilm by Albert Derolez. Hours with Calendar. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. S. Rutter and D. Gallup, A Checklist of the Bequest [of Charles J. Rosenbloom], Yale University Library Gazette 49 (1975) p. 341, no. 171.
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Beinecke MS 577
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
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Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 315
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