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Source ABA BOOK SECURITY ALERT - Antiquarian Bookseller's Association (UK) (Unpublished Source)
Cat./Lot # 3
Institution/Collection Bado e Mart
Manuscript Details
Titles Le viat de salut ()
Authors Petit, Guillaume, -1536 (recorded as PETIT, Guillaume)
Manuscript Dates first half of XIV century (1300 to 1351)
Materials Parchment
Places France, Europe (France)
Hist. Initials 34 Decor. Initials
Other Info

34 Initials historiated and decorated with arabesques, adorned with floral motifs in blue, green, white and red, within large panels in gold of different
sizes. Initial letters in gold within square illuminated in red and blue. Tiny textualis [or libraria] gothic script, brown and red ink, Incipit of the chapters in capital letters.

Provenance Information
(No Date) Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872 (as Sir Thomas Phillipps)
Sir Thomas Phillipps Library stamp printed on the white endpaper
2017-01-29 (Start) Bado e Mart (as Antiquariato Librario Bado e Mart s.a.s. di Bado R. e C)
Listed as stolen from Bado e Mart while at a West London warehouse in transit to the California Book Fair. Listed at 20,000 Euros
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