Book/Printed Material Boccace des nobles maleureux, imprime nouuellement.De casibus virorum illustrium. French [from old catalog]Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494.

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Title
Boccace des nobles maleureux, imprime nouuellement.De casibus virorum illustrium. French [from old catalog]Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494.
Contributor Names
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
Created / Published
Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494.
Notes
-  Translated by Laurent de Premierfait.
-  Goff B-714
-  Hain 3344
-  Copinger 1079
-  GW 4435 (variation)
-  LC copy on vellum. Only a few of the 10 large woodcuts illustrating the paper copies are printed; the 10 spaces, whether containing woodcuts or blank, are covered by 10 miniatures with subjects in most cases unrelated to the obliterated woodcuts; 79 smaller miniatures in spaces filled by chapter headings in paper copies; chapter headings in ms. in margins. Capitals and paragraph marks supplied in gold on red or blue, underlines and marginal rulings in red. Old green velvet, metal corners. Provenance: gift of Henri, comte de Clermont-Tonnerre to the Minimes of Tonnerre, 1611; Duke of Newcastle.
Medium
[9], ii-ccc [i.e. cccv], [1] leaves ([cclxviii] and last leaf blank). woodcuts: illus. 41.7 cm. (fol.)
Call Number/Physical Location
Incun. 1494 .B62 PQ4274.D2
Incun. 1494 .B62 Copy 2 Copy 2. 39.3 cm. On paper. Provenance: C. Fairfax Murray.
Library of Congress Control Number
47043784
Online Format
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Description
Translated by Laurent de Premierfait. Goff B-714 Hain 3344 Copinger 1079 GW 4435 (variation) LC copy on vellum. Only a few of the 10 large woodcuts illustrating the paper copies are printed; the 10 spaces, whether containing woodcuts or blank, are covered by 10 miniatures with subjects in most cases unrelated to the obliterated woodcuts; 79 smaller miniatures in spaces filled by chapter headings in paper copies; chapter headings in ms. in margins. Capitals and paragraph marks supplied in gold on red or blue, underlines and marginal rulings in red. Old green velvet, metal corners. Provenance: gift of Henri, comte de Clermont-Tonnerre to the Minimes of Tonnerre, 1611; Duke of Newcastle.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/47043784
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Boccaccio, Giovanni. [Boccace des nobles maleureux, imprime nouuellement.De casibus virorum illustrium. French from old catalogParis, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494]. Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov, 1494. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/47043784/. (Accessed September 19, 2017.)

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Boccaccio, G. (1494) [Boccace des nobles maleureux, imprime nouuellement.De casibus virorum illustrium. French from old catalogParis, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494]. Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/47043784/.

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Boccaccio, Giovanni. [Boccace des nobles maleureux, imprime nouuellement.De casibus virorum illustrium. French from old catalogParis, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov. 1494]. Paris, Antoine Vérard, 4 Nov, 1494. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/47043784/>.