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Les Beaulx dicts et enseignements, manuscript on vellum

Les Beaulx dicts et enseignements. Manuscript on vellum, dated Chartres, 1537.

Les Beaulx dicts et enseignements. Manuscript on vellum, dated Chartres, 1537.

A sixteenth-century copy of an important work of the greatest female poet of the Middle Ages. In addition to Pisan’s work, the codex contains a miscellany of poetical texts of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, a number of which have never been edited.