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  • arnobernoarno
    Hello MB-friends! One question: Has anyone more information (pics) about the 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches, 163 pages, mid-14th century Rosenwald hours minibook? I only
    Message 1 of 3 , May 28, 2010
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      Hello MB-friends!

      One question:

      Has anyone more information (pics) about the
      2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches, 163 pages,
      mid-14th century Rosenwald hours minibook?

      I only found this at the web:

      http://lccn.loc.gov/89213240



      1340-1360 Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald)

      Livre d'heures
      LC Control No.: 89213240
      Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
      Corporate Name: Catholic Church. » More like this
      Uniform Title: Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald) » More like this
      Main Title: Livre d'heures.
      Published/Created: [ca. 1340-1360]
      Description: 325 p., bound (10 lines, in calendar 17 lines) : parchment, col. ill. ; 69 mm.
      Notes: Ms., very probably of Parisian manufacture.
      In Latin.
      Title from spine of ca. 1800 binding. The book is in a slipcase lettered: Livre d'heures de la reine Jeanne de Naples.
      The slipcased book is in a case (15 x 7 x 4 cm.) with separate compartment for a magnifying glass. Lettered on case: To Edith from Lessing August 9, 1951.
      For detailed description see Schutzner.
      Source: Gift of Edith G. Rosenwald, 1981.
      References: Schutzner, S. Med. and Ren. ms. bks. in LC, 45
      Subjects: Books of hours--Texts--Early works to 1800. » More like this
      Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions. » More like this
      Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Washington (D.C.) » More like this
      Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval--France--Paris. » More like this
      Miniature books--Specimens. » More like this
      LC Classification: BX2080.A3 B66 1340
      Dewey Class No.: 242/.802 20
      Geographic Area Code: e-fr--- n-us-dc

      and


      LC Control No.: 89213240
      LCCN Permalink: http://lccn.loc.gov/89213240
      Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
      Corporate Name: Catholic Church.
      Uniform Title: Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald)
      Main Title: Livre d'heures.
      Published/Created: [ca. 1340-1360]
      Description: 325 p., bound (10 lines, in calendar 17 lines) : parchment, col. ill. ; 69 mm.


      CALL NUMBER: BX2080.A3 B66 1340 Rosenwald Coll
      Copy 1
      -- Request in: Rare Book/Special Collections Reading Room (Jefferson LJ239)

      -- Status: Not Charged

      http://catalog.loc.gov/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?v1=8&ti=1,8&Search_Arg=Book%20of%20hours%20Rosenwald%20ms.&Search_Code=GKEY^*&CNT=100&PID=QvaFh4CWh3QgmSn7OYnXInPvt&SEQ=20100528154322&SID=2


      best greetings from Vienna
      :-)
      Arno
    • Randy Asplund
      Arno, Did you manage to get a reply from anybody about your question? I would also like to know more about this book, especially if there are any images of it
      Message 2 of 3 , May 29, 2010
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        Arno,

        Did you manage to get a reply from anybody about your question? I
        would also like to know more about this book, especially if there are
        any images of it online.

        Randy Asplund


        On May 28, 2010, at 3:56 PM, arnobernoarno wrote:

        > Hello MB-friends!
        >
        > One question:
        >
        > Has anyone more information (pics) about the
        > 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches, 163 pages,
        > mid-14th century Rosenwald hours minibook?
        >
        > I only found this at the web:
        >
        > http://lccn.loc.gov/89213240
        >
        > 1340-1360 Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald)
        >
        > Livre d'heures
        > LC Control No.: 89213240
        > Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
        > Corporate Name: Catholic Church. � More like this
        > Uniform Title: Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald) � More like this
        > Main Title: Livre d'heures.
        > Published/Created: [ca. 1340-1360]
        > Description: 325 p., bound (10 lines, in calendar 17 lines) :
        > parchment, col. ill. ; 69 mm.
        > Notes: Ms., very probably of Parisian manufacture.
        > In Latin.
        > Title from spine of ca. 1800 binding. The book is in a slipcase
        > lettered: Livre d'heures de la reine Jeanne de Naples.
        > The slipcased book is in a case (15 x 7 x 4 cm.) with separate
        > compartment for a magnifying glass. Lettered on case: To Edith from
        > Lessing August 9, 1951.
        > For detailed description see Schutzner.
        > Source: Gift of Edith G. Rosenwald, 1981.
        > References: Schutzner, S. Med. and Ren. ms. bks. in LC, 45
        > Subjects: Books of hours--Texts--Early works to 1800. � More like this
        > Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions. � More like this
        > Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Washington (D.C.) � More
        > like this
        > Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval--France--Paris. �
        > More like this
        > Miniature books--Specimens. � More like this
        > LC Classification: BX2080.A3 B66 1340
        > Dewey Class No.: 242/.802 20
        > Geographic Area Code: e-fr--- n-us-dc
        >
        > and
        >
        > LC Control No.: 89213240
        > LCCN Permalink: http://lccn.loc.gov/89213240
        > Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
        > Corporate Name: Catholic Church.
        > Uniform Title: Book of hours (Ms. Edith G. Rosenwald)
        > Main Title: Livre d'heures.
        > Published/Created: [ca. 1340-1360]
        > Description: 325 p., bound (10 lines, in calendar 17 lines) :
        > parchment, col. ill. ; 69 mm.
        >
        >
        > CALL NUMBER: BX2080.A3 B66 1340 Rosenwald Coll
        > Copy 1
        > -- Request in: Rare Book/Special Collections Reading Room
        > (Jefferson LJ239)
        >
        > -- Status: Not Charged
        >
        > http://catalog.loc.gov/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?
        > v1=8&ti=1,8&Search_Arg=Book%20of%20hours%20Rosenwald%
        > 20ms.&Search_Code=GKEY^*&CNT=100&PID=QvaFh4CWh3QgmSn7OYnXInPvt&SEQ=201
        > 00528154322&SID=2
        >
        > best greetings from Vienna
        > :-)
        > Arno
        >
        >

        Randy Asplund
        www.RandyAsplund.com
        Maker of Medieval books and
        Illustrator of Science Fiction & Fantasy
        (734) 663-0954
        2101 S. Circle Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48103






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      • Randy Asplund
        What a wonderful collection of links Joan. Thank you so very much for sharing it! Randy Asplund ... Randy Asplund www.RandyAsplund.com Maker of Medieval books
        Message 3 of 3 , May 30, 2010
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          What a wonderful collection of links Joan. Thank you so very much for
          sharing it!

          Randy Asplund


          On May 30, 2010, at 5:03 PM, Joan Boring wrote:

          > I didn't come up with the Rosenwald book, but I did find a dandy
          > list at
          > http://www.utm.edu/vlibrary/mdmss.shtml

          Randy Asplund
          www.RandyAsplund.com
          Maker of Medieval books and
          Illustrator of Science Fiction & Fantasy
          (734) 663-0954
          2101 S. Circle Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48103






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