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Summary of all knowledge, divided into 3 parts on the creation of the world and man, geography, and astronomy; copy of the earliest recension in 6,600 octosyllabic lines of verse, as composed in 1245 by Gautier of Metz.

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Astronomy -- Early works to 1800, Astronomy, Cosmology -- Early works to 1800, Cosmology, Geography -- Early works to 1800, Geography, Geography Medieval, Codices, Diagrams, Illuminations, Poems, Manuscripts French, Manuscripts French, Manuscripts Medieval, Manuscripts Renaissance.


History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Medieval Studies


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Collation Model for LJS 264: Ymage du monde.