Gaston Phoebus: Le Livre de la Chasse

France 1405-1410
Gothic (Littera formata)

Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris
Ms. fr. 616

Date of Publications of this Reduced-Size Facsimile: 1994
Publisher: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz (Austria)
Printer: Print & Art, Graz (Austria)
Series: Glanzlichter der Buchkunst

This extensive treatise on all aspects of hunting shows here how one might be able to lure a herd of deer within range. This edition is an example of a reduced-size popular version of a facsimile.
An excellent website devoted to manuscripts of the Livre de la Chasse may be found at

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