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Dedicatory verses by François Meglat

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P212


One sheet (two pages) of manuscript dedicatory verses found in Spencer Research Library's copy of Claude Le Brun de La Rochette's Le Process Civil; Divise en Trois Livre, published 1607 and located at call number Summerfield C1069. "Vers en 1636" written on verso of the second page.


  • 17th Century [1636?]


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1 folder : All 3 items written in same hand.

Scope and Contents

Three verses, dedicated to the author of the book, written in the same hand on a single sheet. Each of the verses appears in printed form in the volume: 1. is in volume I page [ix] and volume III page [vi], signed F. Meglat. 2. is in volume III page [vi], signed De Mateil. 3. is under Le Brun's portrait (1617), tipped in opposite the title page. The "faict par..." and the signatures do not appear in the printed texts.

Three verses:

  1. Monsieur Lebruin advocate-beaujollois sur son process civil: 13 lines (at end: faict par moy francois melat advocate enparlem), signed Duchampt
  2. Au mesme sieur lebruin-sonnet (at end: faict par moy dematsel), signed Duchampt
  3. C'est ta vertu Lebruin…: 5 lines (at end: faict par Moy goujon), signed Duchampt

Physical Location

MS P212

Guide to the François Meglat Collection
Dedicatory verses by François Meglat
Finding aid prepared by alh, 1964. Finding aid encoded by skt, 2006.
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Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
François Meglat collection, Department of Special Collections, MS P212, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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