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Book of Hours (Use of Paris) – Virtual Reconstruction

Parchment · 27 (of 189) leaves · 1425 – 1450 CE · France (N.) · 182 x 128 (90 x 60) mm


[sine loco], codices restituti, various
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  • Simmons School of Library and Information Science (Boston, Massachusetts) LIS 464 (Fall 2017) observations
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[sine loco], codices restituti · Cleveland, OH, Cleveland Public Library · Toronto, ON, Ontario College of Art and Design · New York City, NY, Pierpont Morgan Library · Lima, OH, Lima Public Library · Buffalo, NY, Buffalo and Erie County Public Library · Boston, MA, Boston University School of Theology Library Archives · Cincinnati, OH, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County · New Haven, CT, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library · Toledo, OH, Toledo Museum of Art · Saskatoon, SK, University of Saskatchewan · Columbus, OH, The Ohio State University · Bloomington, IN, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington · Newark, NJ, Newark Public Library · Albany, NY, State Library of New York · Kenyon, OH, Kenyon College · Northampton, MA, Smith College · Amherst, MA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst · Hartford, CT, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art · Greensboro, NC, University of North Carolina at Greensboro · Athens, OH, Ohio University · Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina · Minneapolis, MN, University of Minnesota · Cleveland, OH, Case Western Reserve University · Stony Brook, NY, Stony Brook University · Rochester, NY, Rochester Institute of Technology · Kent, OH, Kent State University · Toronto, ON, Massey College in the University of Toronto
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Ege, Otto F. (Fragmentator)
A reconstruction of a Book of Hours dismantled in part by Otto Ege (Cleveland, OH) in the 1940s and used as no. 30 in his "Fifty Original Leaves of Medieval Manuscripts" portfolios. The individual leaves were catalogued in the fall of 2017 by students in Lisa Fagin Davis' course at the Simmons School of Library and Information Science (Boston, MA), "The Medieval Manuscript from Charlemagne to Gutenberg."
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