L'ART DE VIVRE AU MOYEN AGE: Codex Vindobonensis Series Nova 2644 Conserve a la Bibliotheque Nationale D'Autriche.
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Philippe Lebaud / Edition du Felin
Date Published: 1995
Edition: First edition
Condition: Fine in jacket and slipcase with fading to jacket spine and back and edges of slipcase
Book Id: 21771
(329) pp., including the complete color facsimile of the Tacuinum Sanitatis in Medicina (about 200 pages), followed by a translation of the Latin text to French; folio (13.25 x 9 inches, 34 x 23 cm), original green cloth.
The lush paintings of people engaging in their daily activities in this late 14th-century health manual provide an incomparable view of what daily life was really like in medieval times.