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Bossu, Louis - "La Prophylaxie de la Peste..." (Orig. MSS Fragment)., 01/01/1500-12/31/1500

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 47922
(Folders 1 - 47) This series contains autograph correspondence, manuscripts, and ephemera pertaining to a variety of notable British and American figures in the arts and sciences. Arrangement is alphabetical by individual name.

Dates

  • 01/01/1500-12/31/1500

Container Summary

Contains a fragment of the original 16th century holograph manuscript of a recipe for preventing contraction of the plague. Louis Bossu published a description and transcription of the manuscript in 1913, entitled, "La Prophylaxie de la Peste en Barrois vers l'An 1500" (Paris: Librairie Alphonse Picard et Fils, 1913). [The booklet is catalogued and available in the Georgetown University Special Collections Division.]

Collection-level Access Restrictions

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Extent

From the Collection: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Shelf Location

08/10/07

Container Summary

Contains a fragment of the original 16th century holograph manuscript of a recipe for preventing contraction of the plague. Louis Bossu published a description and transcription of the manuscript in 1913, entitled, "La Prophylaxie de la Peste en Barrois vers l'An 1500" (Paris: Librairie Alphonse Picard et Fils, 1913). [The booklet is catalogued and available in the Georgetown University Special Collections Division.]

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

BOSSU, LOUIS - "PROPHYLAXIE DE LA PESTE": ORIGINAL FRENCH MSS: Manuscript

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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