France, between 1400 and 1450.
Blue velvet over 16th century calf; five 19th century bosses on each cover; four tie hinges, metal bound corners and metal clasp; a doeskin back secured by metal strips; in brown slipcase by Marguerite Duprez Lahey.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1907.
161 leaves (2 columns, 27 and 45 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 290 x 270 mm
Owned after 1478 by Antoine de Bourgogne (Grand bâtard; his autograph motto and signature on fol. 161: N.I.E. - NUL.NE.SY.FROTE); Adolphe de Bourgogne (his grandson, signature on fol. 161v: A. Nul ne laproce-de bourgogne); possibly in the library of the Cathedral Chapter of Beauvais; library of the Chateau de Troussures, near Beauvais (in 1869); purchased by J.Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) through De Tonnay from the Comte Marie Louis le Caron de Troussures in 1907; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).