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Bibliothèque nationale de France

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Works: 2,888 works in 4,482 publications in 4 languages and 32,784 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  History  Catalogues raisonnés  Bibliography  Sources  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Interviews  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Producer, Contributor, Other, Publisher, Collector, Former owner, Organizer of meeting, Sponsor, Distributor, sht, pub, Printer, Correspondent, isb, Publishing director
Classifications: Q46, 506.244
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The grandes heures of Jean, Duke of Berry : Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris by Catholic Church( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in Latin and English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Edgar Degas, photographer by Malcolm R Daniel( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
"Degas's major surviving photographs, little known even among devotees of the artist's paintings and pastels, are analyzed and reproduced for the first time in this volume, which accompanies an exhibition at The Metropolitan Muscum of Art, The J. Paul Getty Museum, and the Bibliotheque Nationale de France."--Jacket
Celestial treasury : from the music of the spheres to the conquest of space by Marc Lachièze-Rey( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Descriptive text and four hundred illustrations from the National Library of France's "Figures du Ciel" exhibition present an overview of humankind's attempts to understand and visually represent space, covering models of planetary motion, maps and globes of the sky and universe, creation/origin theories, and mythological traditions
The French Renaissance in prints from the Bibliotèque nationale de France by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
10 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Henri Labrouste : structure brought to light by Henri Labrouste( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Henri Labrouste is one of the few nineteenth-century architects consistently lionized as a precursor of modern architecture throughout the twentieth century and into our own time. The two magisterial glass-and-iron reading rooms he built in Paris gave form to the idea of the modern library as a collective civic space. His influence was both immediate and long-lasting, not only on the development of the modern library but also on the exploration of new paradigms of space, materials and luminosity in places of great public assembly. Published to accompany the first exhibition devoted to Labrouste in the United States - and the first anywhere in the world in nearly 40 years - this publication presents nearly 225 works in all media, including drawings, watercolors, vintage and modern photographs, film stills and architectural models. Essays by a range of international architecture scholars explore Labrouste's work and legacy through a variety of approaches
Maurus of Salerno, twelfth-century "optimus physicus," with his commentary on the Prognostics of Hippocrates by Maurus( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Jean Fouquet : peintre et enlumineur du XVe siècle by Jean Fouquet( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in French and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Peintre et enlumineur, Jean Fouquet (vers 1420-1478 ?) lit et relit les textes qu'il illustre, se montre glossateur pour les grands livres que lui commande la cour, pour laquelle il exécute aussi des portraits. Il maîtrise la perspective géométrique d'Alberti, la perspective aérienne, les effets atmosphériques et les reflets des Flamands. Monographie, catalogue et reproduction de son oeuvre
The golden age of maritime maps : when Europe discovered the world by Catherine Hofmann( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"'Portolan charts,' so called from the Italian adjective portolano, meaning 'related to ports or harbours,' were born during the 12th century in the maritime community. These charts, drawn on parchment and crisscrossed with lines referring to the compass directions, indicated the succession of ports and anchorages along the shores, and were used by European sailors exploring the world up until the 18th century. Not only used as navigational instruments on boats, they were also produced for wealthy sponsors in the form of illuminated images of the world, to illustrate the economic and political interests of the major European sea powers. This book takes stock of the state of knowledge on these maps, bringing together contributions from a dozen European specialists, who trace the history and diversity of styles and places of production of these charts. This type of mapping is approached from three angles. The first part, 'The Mediterranean,' refers to the manufacture and use of the first charts, centered on the Mediterranean, and the persistence of this tradition in the Mediterranean basin until the 18th century. The second part, 'Wide Open Spaces,' shows how these regional charts have evolved from a technical and iconographical point of view at the time of the great European voyages, in order to include the oceans and new worlds. The third part, 'The Indian Ocean,' shows how these charts, in a maritime area where ancient civilizations coexisted, were dependent on other cartographic traditions (ancient, Arab, Asian) before joining the information reported by Portuguese sailors and European trading companies in the modern era."--Publisher's website
Chroniques de la Bibliothèque Nationale de France by Bibliothèque nationale de France( serial )
in French and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Trésors carolingiens : livres manuscrits de Charlemagne à Charles le Chauve : [catalogue de l'exposition présentée à la Bibliothèque nationale de France sur le site Richelieu, dans la Galerie Mazarine, du 20 mars au 24 juin 2007 by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
13 editions published in 2007 in French and English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Présente les conditions de production des manuscrits carolingiens et explique pourquoi la Bibliothèque nationale de France en conserve un nombre important. Le catalogue décrit une soixantaine de ces documents, certains ornés de somptueuses reliures, d'autres richement enluminés
Bibliographie de la littérature française moderne (XVIe.-XXe. siècles) by Société d'histoire littéraire de la France( serial )
in French and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Marcel Proust : l'écriture et les arts by Jean-Yves Tadié( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 188 libraries worldwide
L'aventure des écritures, [exposition, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, 4 novembre 1997-17 mai 1998] by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in French and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Quelque 200 manuscrits rares, papyrus, tablettes, vases, monnaies et stèles forment le corpus de cette exposition consacrée aux principaux systèmes d'écriture de par le monde. Derrière ce foisonnement de graphies et de traditions, une constante s'impose: le rapport entre l'écriture et l'art. L'écriture ne reproduit pas seulement la parole, elle donne à voir
Brouillons d'écrivains : [Publié à l'occasion de l'exposition, Bibliothèque nationale de France, 27 février au 24 juin 2001] by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
14 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Voltaire et l'Europe : exposition Bibliothèque nationale de France, Monnaie de Paris ( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Tout au long de sa vie, autant à travers ses voyages et ses exils qu'au fil de ses amitiés et de l'influence de sa pensée, Voltaire, qui se sentait "anglais à Londres et allemand en Allemagne", peut être considéré comme l'Européen des Lumières
Victor Segalen : voyageur et visionnaire by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences by Imperatorskai︠a︡ akademīi︠a︡ nauk i khudozhestv (Russia)( file )
in French and held by 162 libraries worldwide
L'art du livre arabe : du manuscrit au livre d'artiste by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
13 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Cahier publié à l'occasion de l'exposition présentée à la Bibliothèque nationale de France, galerie Mazarine, du 9 octobre 2001 au 13 janvier 2002. Celle-ci aborde notamment les thèmes de la calligraphie, du décor, de l'enluminure, de la peinture d'illustration et de la reliure
Richard Prince : American prayer by Richard Prince( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Artist Richard Prince is renowned for his appropriations of icons that capture the American cultural zeitgeist. Marlboro cowboys, femme-fatale nurses, and muscle cars are among the images that populate his paintings, photographs, and cultures
Des sources pour l'histoire de l'immigration en France de 1830 à nos jours : guide by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Présentation des sources de la BNF dans le champ de l'histoire de l'immigration française (sous ses aspects sociaux, politiques et culturels). Le guide s'organise autour d'une trentaine de communautés d'immigrés, des Allemands aux Sri Lankais (classement par continent puis par ordre alphabétique). Une partie "thèmes" regroupe les documents abordant des sujets transversaux sur les immigrés
 
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controlled identity Bibliothèque de France

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B.N.F
Biblioteca Nacional de Francia
Bibliotehque nationale (Paris)
Bibliothèque de France (Paris)
Bibliothèque nationale
Bibliothèque nationale de France
Bibliothèque nationale de France (Paris)
Bibliothèque nationale de France Service de la Constitution des Collections en Libre Acces
Bibliothèqve Nationale de France
BnF
BNF (Bibliothèque nationale de France)
Faguo guo jia tu shu guan
França. Bibliothèque nationale de France
France Bibliothèque nationale de France
Französische Nationalbibliothek
French National Library
Furansu-Kokuritsu-Toshokan
Furansu-Kokuritsu-Toshokan Paris
ha- Sifriyah ha-Leʾumit shel Tsarfat
Hpha-ran-siʼi Rgyal-gñer Dpe-mdzod-khaṅ
National Library of France
T.G.B.N.F.
TGB
TGBNF
Très grande Bibliothèque nationale de France
フランス コクリツ トショカン
法國國家圖書館
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French (155)
English (40)
German (11)
Latin (1)
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