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

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

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: [probably Paris]
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 62
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8a1797e0-c5cb-012f-6299-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1235: Creator Born
  • 1314: Creator Died
  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA 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)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1415. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e523-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e523-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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).