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Author Leo, Domenic.

Title Images, texts, and marginalia in a "Vows of the peacock" manuscript (New York, Pierpont Morgan Library MS G24) : with a complete concordance and catalogue of peacock manuscripts / by Domenic Leo
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013
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Series Library of the written word, 1874-4834 ; volume 28. The manuscript world ; volume 5
Library of the written word ; volume 28
Contents The Glazier Peacock : texts, authors, and patrons -- The Glazier Peacock : artists -- The Glazier Peacock : miniatures -- The Glazier Peacock : marginalia -- The Glazier Peacock : festivities -- The Glazier Peacock : texts, images, and heresy -- The Glazier Peacock : conclusion -- Peacock cycle manuscripts : a concordance of miniatures -- Catalogue of manuscripts -- Appendix 1. Concordance of tituli -- Appendix 2. Arse-generated humor proverbial phrases -- Appendix 3. Pierart dou Tielt -- Appendix 4. Comparison table for proverbs in the marginalia -- Appendix 5. Comparison table for obscenae in the marginalia -- Bibliography -- Index of marginalia -- Color plates
Summary The ""Vows of the Peacock"" was composed in 1312 in France. One of the extant manuscripts stands out for its beautiful miniatures and scurrilous marginalia (PML, MS G24). It includes a catalogue and concordance of all Peacock manuscripts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Romances -- History and criticism.
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Romances -- Illustrations.
Brisebare, -approximately 1340. Restor du paon.
Jacques, de Longuyon, active 1290-1312. Voeux du paon.
Pierpont Morgan Library. Manuscript. G.24 -- Illustrations.
Pierpont Morgan Library. Manuscript. G.24.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, French -- New York (State) -- New York.
Marginal illustrations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004250832 (electronic bk.)
9789004250833 (electronic bk.)