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Emblemes et devises morales
Authors and contributors
  • Montplaisir, RenĂ¢e de Bruc, marquis de. creator
  • Riviere & Son. binder.
  • Post-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library).
Place of Publication
Physical Description
reformatted digitalprintmanuscript112 leaves : parchment, ill. ; 198 x 149 mm.
  • fre
  • lat
  • ita
  • spa
  • por
  • Manuscripts, French -- Illinois -- Urbana
  • Ms. codex.
  • "A Monsievr de Montplaisir Sur son Liure d'Emblemes & de Deuises"--fol. 3.
  • Collation: Parchment, fol. ii (i is pastedown) + 112 (paginated 1-220) + ii (ii is pastedown) ; 1p2s 2p4s 3p6s 4-28p4s.
  • Binding: Contemporary blind-ruled black sealskin over paper boards; two silver clasps (lacking one clasp plate from front board); inserted contemporary cloth bookmarks; all edges gilt. In brown morocco case, velvet lined, made by Riviere & Son.
  • Provenance: Purchased from Stonehill, 1945.
  • Former shelfmark: Emblems 096.1 M768e (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library).
  • Chiefly in French; some Latin, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese.