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Ymage du monde; [manuscript].

Title:
Ymage du monde [manuscript].
Abstract:
Summary of all knowledge, divided into 3 parts on the creation of the world and man, geography, and astronomy; copy of the earliest recension in 6,600 octosyllabic lines of verse, as composed in 1245 by Gautier of Metz.
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
132 leaves : parchment; 210 x 153 (144 x 80) mm. bound to 220 x 160 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn794856505; (OCoLC)794856505; (PU)5760743-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Middle French.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Jehan de Gaignières (or Jean, Johannus in manuscript), procurator of the court of the Primate of Lyon (signature, f. 130r).; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.; Gift of Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2019.; Formerly owned by Benoît le Court (binding, note of price on upper pastedown) and his son Antoine (signature Antonius Curtius Simphorianus on front flyleaf and lower pastedown, later notes in ink, f. 132v).; Sold by Librairie Thomas-Scheler (Paris), cat. Un Choix (1998), no. 1, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.
Publisher:
[France, ca. 1400]
Relation:
Mapemonde.; https://openn.library.upenn.edu/Data/0001/html/ljs264.html; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5760743; https://colenda.library.upenn.edu/catalog/81431-p3p26q433; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/2025259
Subject:
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.; Cosmology -- Early works to 1800.; Geography -- Early works to 1800.; Geography, Medieval.; Diagrams.; Codices.; Illuminations.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.; Manuscripts, French; 14th century.; Manuscripts, French; 15th century.; Manuscripts, Medieval.; Poems.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Gautier,; Gaignières, Jehan de,; Court, Antoine de,; Court, Benoît de,
Rights:
https://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?
Call Number:
LJS 264
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)