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Author Beckett, Wendy.
Title The duke and the peasant : life in the Middle Ages : the calendar pictures in the Duc de Berry's Très riches heures / by Wendy Beckett.
Pub Info New York : Prestel, c1997.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 940.1 Bec     AVAILABLE
Descript 30 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Adventures in art
Adventures in art.
Summary A detailed account in text and illustrations of the lives of peasants and nobles through the changing seasons as found in the calendar pictures from the book of hours owned by Duc de Berry, a fourteenth-century French nobleman.
Subject Books of hours -- Illustrations -- Juvenile literature.
Seasons in art -- Juvenile literature.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- France -- Juvenile literature.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, French -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Medieval -- Juvenile literature.
Middle Ages -- Juvenile literature.
Art appreciation -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Berry, Jean de France, duc de, 1340-1416.
ISBN 3791318136 (acid-free paper)
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