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Charle V. Empere

 Collection
Call Number: MS D32

Overview

This collection consists of 2 volumes, a 16th century original and 19th century manuscript transcription, of a history of Charles V, the Holy Roman Emporer (1500-1558). "Petit discours auquel est contenu a la Verite Lamberquement & departie de Lempereur Charles dtaustriche. Ve du nom partant de ses pais pas pour aller en Espaigne auecques les deux Roynes douairieres ses soeurs. Le tout redige deslors par un nomme la Roche estant avec monsieur de Bassefontaine ambassadeur du Roy aupres dudict sieur Empereur et du Roy dangleterre son filz, lequel la Roche ayant recite par memoire au Roy Treschrestien ledict present discours. La depuis presente par escript a monseigneur le connestable Duc De Mommorancy et pair de France. Le xve avril dernier 1556 a Villierscosteretz. Double a loriginal."

Dates

  • 1556

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

2 Volumes : Original manuscript bound in 19th century quarter green morocco; 19th century transcription bound in orange morocco (likely bound/re-bound at the same time). Spine title: Charle v. Empere. ; 22.2 x 14.4 cm; 19th century transcription is slightly smaller

Physical Location

MS D32

Custodial History

Both volumes include bookplate of Sir William Stirling Maxwell.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Stirling-Maxwell purchase, 1957/58

Creator

Title
Guide to the La Roche Manuscript Collection
Subtitle
Charle v. Empere
Author
Finding aid prepared by am, July 21, 1961. Finding aid encoded by skt, 2005.
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/0511945399
Preferred citation
La Roche manuscript, Department of Special Collections, MS D32, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

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