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Added notes in a later hand, including 4 lines in Flemish on the causes of war as bad counsel and lack of wisdom, and 8 lines in French punning on the word "corde" (string).

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Names
Hayton, Frère (ca. 1235-ca. 1314) (Author)
Associate of the Master of Apocalypse (Artist)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

fleur des histoires de la terre d'orient ; Liber provinciarum totius orbis terrarum

Liber provinciarum totius orbis terrarum.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1415
Place Term: [probably Paris]
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 62
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : From the Astor collection.

Content : De Ricci, 1324. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : 1 scribe.

Content : 36 long lines per page (sometimes 2 columns), ruled in red. Catchwords visible.

Content : 4 miniatures

Content : Dr. Guest dates this to the 15th century; De Ricci and analysis in dossier date it to the 14th century. Haithon composed #tLa Fleur des Histoires# in 1307, thus it must be later than that.

Content : Notes on f. 56v in a contemporary hand?

Content : Parchment

Content: Simple alternating red and blue initials throughout. Red and blue initials with puzzle design at opening of books. Red and blue placemarkers and linefillers. Rubrics.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 8a1797e0-c5cb-012f-6299-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1235: Creator Born
  • 1314: Creator Died
  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Added notes in a later hand, including 4 lines in Flemish on the causes of war as bad counsel and lack of wisdom, and 8 lines in French punning on the word "corde" (string)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1415. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e523-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Added notes in a later hand, including 4 lines in Flemish on the causes of war as bad counsel and lack of wisdom, and 8 lines in French punning on the word "corde" (string)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e523-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1415). Added notes in a later hand, including 4 lines in Flemish on the causes of war as bad counsel and lack of wisdom, and 8 lines in French punning on the word "corde" (string). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e523-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Added notes in a later hand, including 4 lines in Flemish on the causes of war as bad counsel and lack of wisdom, and 8 lines in French punning on the word "corde" (string).