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Book of hours by Simon Marmion

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Published by Huntington Library in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • California,
  • San Marino.

Subjects:

  • Marmion, Simon, 1420-1489.,
  • Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.,
  • Book of hours (HM 1173) -- Illustrations.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- California -- San Marino.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementilluminations by Simon Marmion ; with an introduction and commentary by James Thorpe.
ContributionsThorpe, James Ernest, 1915-, Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND3173.M37 A4 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination[47] p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1853000M
ISBN 100873281306
LC Control Number90004663

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