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Paris Bibliotheque Nationale Fr. 343









 
Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale, Fr. 343

 
Contents & Notes

Queste del Saint Graal
Romans de la Table Ronde
Mort le roi artu


Fragments of the Roman de Tristan have been interpolated in this Arthurian compilation within the post-Vulgate Queste and Mort Artu. Breillat believes the manuscript has eements of the Veneto dialect.

Details
Date: 1385-1390
Provenance: Copied and Illuminated in northern Italy, Milan or Pavia

Edition
The BNF has digitized this manuscript.

Secondary Literature

Pierre Breillat, La Quête du Saint-Graal en Italie (Paris: E. de Boccard, 1937).
Gloria Allaire, ed, Italian Literature I. Tristano Panciatichiano (New York: Boydell & Brewer, 2002), 19.

 

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