The New Ellesmere Chaucer Monochromatic Facsimile

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The "Ellesmere Manuscript" is the most complete, authentic version of the "Canterbury Tales" and the most famous literary treasure in the Huntington Library's collections. The manuscript's 464 text pages are embellished with floriated borders, illuminated initials and other decorations, and twenty-three illustrations of the pilgrim-storytellers. In 1995, the Huntington Library and the Yushodo Co., Ltd., of Japan produced a color facsimile of this beautiful manuscript. The transparencies that were the basis of the landmark ...

The New Ellesmere Chaucer Monochromatic Facsimile 1996, Huntington Library Press,US, California

ISBN-13: 9780873281621

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