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French books and manuscripts, 1700-1830

Cornell University. Libraries.

French books and manuscripts, 1700-1830

descriptions of collections in Cornell University Library

by Cornell University. Libraries.

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Published by The Library in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Ithaca,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Cornell University. Libraries -- Catalogs.,
    • French imprints -- New York (State) -- Ithaca -- Catalogs.,
    • Manuscripts, French -- New York (State) -- Ithaca -- Catalogs.,
    • Rare books -- New York (State) -- Ithaca -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Early printed books -- New York (State) -- Ithaca -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Early printed books -- France -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited by Charles B. McNamara.
      ContributionsMcNamara, Charles B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2161 .C67 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3859291M
      LC Control Number81179498

      Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 4to. cloth, slipcase. xx, ; vi, pages.   In addition to books, Americana encompasses pamphlets, letters, documents and manuscripts. These auctions are held in New York and Paris in June and December. Offerings of Continental, Russian & Science books range from blockbooks and incunabula to the Russian avant-garde. Sales are held twice each year in London to coincide with our sales of.

      From Occitan poetry to Francophone writing produced in the Caribbean and North Africa, from intellectual history to current films, and from medieval manuscripts to bandes dessinées, this History covers French literature from its beginnings to the present day. With equal attention to all genres, historical periods and registers, this is the most comprehensive guide to literature written in. Brown, the Ritman notes, “is a great admirer of the library and visited on several occasions while writing his novels The Lost Symbol and Inferno.”Now he's giving back. Some of the revenue generated by his bestselling novels, along with a €15, contribution from the Dutch Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds, will allow the library’s core collection, “some 3, ancient books,” to come.

      Antique french books,set of 4,early s,french grammar,Cassells dictionary,short stories,French Drama,old french book decor,book bundle MyThreeSonsVintage 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite. The book of hours is a Christian devotional book popular in the Middle is the most common type of surviving medieval illuminated every manuscript, each manuscript book of hours is unique in one way or another, but most contain a similar collection of texts, prayers and psalms, often with appropriate decorations, for Christian devotion.


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The earliest sale on the list is of the Gospels of Henry the Lion, in Most of the books were originally published between and The most common book on the list is John J. One original medieval manuscript, a French Book of Hours from circafeaturing twelve full-page illuminations, is available, as well as a few loose leaves from manuscripts.

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