Parisian miniaturist Honoré

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Faber and Faber , London
Honoré, -- miniaturist, -- fl. 1288, Miniature painting -- Reprodu
Statementwith an introd. and notes by Eric G. Millar.
SeriesThe Faber library of illuminated manuscripts
ContributionsMillar, Eric George, 1887-
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17641862M

The Parisian miniaturist Honoré. Responsibility With and introd. and notes by Eric G. Millar. Imprint London, Faber and Faber, [c] Physical description 30 p. 8 mounted 29 cm. Series The Faber Library of illuminated manuscripts. Available online At the library.

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