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Title: [La Mer des Histoires].La sizieme aage. Feuillets IIc XII .
Published in: Paris, Pierre Le rouge, 1488
Size: 15.0 x 11.0 inches.
38.2 x 28.0 cm.

Condition: Strong impression. A fine and clean copy. Ancient annotations in brown ink. The leaf contains 50 lines of double-column text in fine Gothic script and initial letters rubricated in red and blue.
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Incunable text page from "La Mer des Hystoires" published in 1488 by Pierre Le Rouge in Paris. "La Mer des Hystoires" is a translation into French of the famous "Rudimentum Novitiorum", a world history first issued at Lübeck in 1475.

“La Mer des Hystoires” is an original adaptation in French language of a Latin text describing the universal history of France from its origins until the death of King Louis XI. It is completed with a geographical dictionary, a description of the Holy Land, Aesop’s Fables and a genealogy of kings of France until the death of King Louis XI and followed by a second part entitled Le Martirologe des sainctz."

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