Cover image for Les évangiles des dimanches et fêtes de l'année.
Title:
Les évangiles des dimanches et fêtes de l'année.
Author:
Catholic Church.
Corporate Author:
Uniform Title:
Gospel lectionary. French
Publication Information:
Paris : L. Curmer, 1864.
Physical Description:
3 parts in 2 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 29.1 cm
General Note:
Part of the illustrations, also a plate, in v. 2 are mounted photographs.

Parts 1 and 2 are illuminated throughout. They were originally issued in one hundred monthly parts.

Part 3 has added title within ornamental border: Appendice aux Évangiles / par Léon Curmer, 1864. Title reads: Les évangiles des dimanches et fêtes de l'année : suivis de prières à la sainte Vièrge et aux saints / texte revu par M. l'abbé Delaunay ...

Part 3 is divided into three sections, separately paged. The first has special t.-p., with ornamental border: Les frères Wiérix ; La vie de la sainte Vièrge ; La divine enfance ; La passion de Notre-Seigneur Jésus Christ ; Les saints et les saintes. The second consists of "Notices" on illuminated manuscripts, illuminators and similar subjects. The third, in two sections, has special half-titles, within ornamental borders: Description de l'ornementation des Évangiles.

Vol. 1 in red leather; gilt decorations on cover and spine; all edges gilt. Vol. 2 in red cloth with red leather spine; gilt title on spine; all edges gilt.
Language:
French
Local Note:
Library's RBR copy is no. 517 of the 800 subscriber copies. Dr. Joseph de Pietra-Santa was the subscriber.
Added Uniform Title:
Bible. Gospels. French. 1864.

Grimani breviary.
Format :
Book