Illuminated initials (layout features)
Morocco bindings (Binding)
Geoffrey Chaucer; Henry, King of England; Robert Wood; Richard Frank; Frederick Bacon Frank; Pierpont Morgan Library.; Zaehnsdorf (Firm),; Bernard Quaritch (Firm)
|注意：||Ms. poetry; written and illuminated in England, probably in London, between 1403 and 1413.
This is the earliest securely datable text of this poem and the only extant Chaucer manuscript that certainly belonged to a member of the royal family--Cf. PML files.
Decoration: 1 historiated initial, with full illuminated border; 6 large illuminated initials with partial borders.
|描述：||120 leaves (1 column, 35 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 300 x 200 mm|