Images, texts, and marginalia in a "Vows of the peacock" manuscript (New York, Pierpont Morgan Library MS G24) : with a complete concordance and catalogue of peacock manuscripts /

Leo, Domenic.

Images, texts, and marginalia in a "Vows of the peacock" manuscript (New York, Pierpont Morgan Library MS G24) : with a complete concordance and catalogue of peacock manuscripts / by Domenic Leo. - 1 online resource - Library of the written word, The manuscript world ; volume 28. volume 5 1874-4834 ; . - Library of the written word ; volume 28. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The Glazier Peacock : texts, authors, and patrons -- The Glazier Peacock : artists -- The Glazier Peacock : miniatures -- The Glazier Peacock : marginalia -- The Glazier Peacock : festivities -- The Glazier Peacock : texts, images, and heresy -- The Glazier Peacock : conclusion -- Peacock cycle manuscripts : a concordance of miniatures -- Catalogue of manuscripts -- Appendix 1. Concordance of tituli -- Appendix 2. Arse-generated humor proverbial phrases -- Appendix 3. Pierart dou Tielt -- Appendix 4. Comparison table for proverbs in the marginalia -- Appendix 5. Comparison table for obscenae in the marginalia -- Bibliography -- Index of marginalia -- Color plates.

The ""Vows of the Peacock"" was composed in 1312 in France. One of the extant manuscripts stands out for its beautiful miniatures and scurrilous marginalia (PML, MS G24). It includes a catalogue and concordance of all Peacock manuscripts.

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Jacques, de Longuyon, active 1290-1312. Voeux du paon.
Brisebare, -approximately 1340. Restor du paon.
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. --Romances--History and criticism.
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. --Romances--Illustrations.
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C.


Pierpont Morgan Library.--Manuscript. G.24.
Pierpont Morgan Library.--Manuscript. G.24 --Illustrations.


Restor du paon (Brisebare)
Voeux du paon (Jacques, de Longuyon)


Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Marginal illustrations.
Manuscripts, French--New York (State)--New York.
POETRY--Continental European.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, French.
Marginal illustrations.
Romances.


New York (State)--New York.


Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Illustrated works.

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