Illuminated illustrations of Froissart. Selected from the ms. in the British museum. By H.N. Humphreys, esq.
|Main Author:||Froissart, Jean, 1338?-1410?|
|Other Authors:||Humphreys, Henry Noel, 1810-1879.|
London, William Smith, 1844.
Added t.-p., illustrated in colors.
With descriptive letterpress.
Illustrations partly from the mss. 4379 and 4380 of the Harleian collection (containing the fourth volume of Froissart's Chronicles divided into two parts) and partly from mss. in the Bibliothèque nationale at Paris. Intended to accompany Smith's edition of the Chronicles, London, 1844. A second series appeared under title: "Illuminated illustrations of Froissart. Selected from the ms. in the Bibliothèque royale, Paris, and from other sources." By H.N. Humphreys. London, W Smith, 1845. Cf. Brit. Mus. Catalogue. Both series, with the plates inserted in their proper places, are found in the reissue of Smith's edition, London, H.G. Bohn, 1855.
3 p.ℓ., 2, [v]-vi p., 36 leaves.
XXXVI col. plates
26 x 19 cm.
|Original Classification Number:||D113 .F77 1844|
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