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La veraise ystoire de Troye (rubric)

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Folios132
Folio notes:Contains only the prose 'Troie'.
LanguageFrench - Italian localisation or influence
Approx. date?1300 to 1399
Date notes'XIVe si├Ęcle (?)' (Jung 1996, 464).
Place(s) of productionItaly
On orthographical and palaeographical grounds (Jung 1996, 464).
First words of second recto folio
First words of last recto folio
Incipit[f. 1ra] Iluec comence li prologe de la veraise ystoire de Troye et comant Jason ala por qerre le toison / LEs antiens sajes homes qi de phylosophie parlerent, nos defendent a mener nostre vie otiose (Jung 1996, 464-5)
Explicit[f. 132vb] Segnor, qi par maintes foiz cest livre devez lire, vos voil proier qi proiaz nostre sauveor q'il a moi doie graces doner, ou par force d'armes ou par enging toz mes ennimis et ceals mater, de ceals di je qi ont les gens destruite et morte et hors de ses pais geté, qe se par grant fellonies nelleussent fet, ja nel poroient avoir achevé. (Jung 1996, 465)

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Physical description

General illustration:Ink drawings until f. 8 and on f. 85ra. Numerous spaces left for illustrations. See Jung 1996, 464.
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Evidence of readership:Marginal notes in Italian in a later hand.
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Description 1Source: Jung 1996, 464.
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LayoutProse
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Lines40
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