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Livre du roy Modus, etc.

Livre du roy Modus, etc.

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Date: [between 1490 and 1500]
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Watermarks: similar to Briquet Tete de cerf 15548, Tete de boeuf 14247, and unidentified unicorn.
Script: Written by a single scribe in a running script, with a more formal style of writing for headings.
Penwork drawing (with red added) of the hound, Soullart, on f. 59r; drawing of a lion (?) in same style on f. 60r. Simple decorative initials and headings in red, blue and/or black; some with calligraphic penwork designs and grotesques extending into margins. Paragraph marks, underlining, and highlights, in red.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Quarter purple leather with textured cloth sides.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper of 1) Les livres du roy Modus et de la royne Ratio. 2) Le bon chien Soullart (in verse).
Physical Description:
ff. vi + 60 + vi : paper ; 283 x 202 (224 x 156) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10712709
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