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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Genève
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Bibliothèque de Genève
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Ms. fr. 169
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Gaston Febus, the “Livre de la chasse”
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · (I-II) + 104 + (III-IV) ff. · 37.5 x 26 cm · ca. 1485
Language:
Language
French
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
At the end of the 1480s Gaston Febus wrote a tract, in French and in prose, on hunting, known under the title Livre de la chasse. This tract describes the various methods of hunting and trapping game. Gaston Febus dedicated his work to the Duke of Burgundy, Philip the Bold, who was well known for his fondness of the hunt. At this time, there are 44 known medieval manuscripts of this work. (hoc)
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Notice de Paule Hochuli Dubuis, Bibliothèque de Genève, pour e-codices 2012.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bge-fr0169 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bge-fr0169)
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http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/fr0169
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Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. fr. 169: Gaston Febus, the “Livre de la chasse” (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/fr0169).
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