Hours of Jeanne d"Évreux, Queen of France, at the Cloisters, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Hours.,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens, reproductions, etc.,
  • Books of hours.

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Edition Notes

Stone Collection.

ContributionsJeanne d"Evreux, Queen, consort of Charles IV, King of France, d. 1371., Cloisters (Museum), Catholic Church.
LC ClassificationsND3363.J42 P8
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19543802M

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