Manuscript title: Jean Thenaud, Introduction to the Kabbalah, dedicated to King Francis I  Manuscript summary: This parchment manuscript contains the mystic text of the Kabbala in cursive script, illustrated with numerous highly colorful drawings with allegorical, cosmological, and liturgical themes.   Origin: Geneva (Switzerland)  Period: 16th century  Image source: Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. fr. 167: Jean

Manuscript title: Jean Thenaud, Introduction to the Kabbalah, dedicated to King Francis I Manuscript summary: This parchment manuscript contains the mystic text of the Kabbala in cursive script, illustrated with numerous highly colorful drawings with allegorical, cosmological, and liturgical themes. Origin: Geneva (Switzerland) Period: 16th century Image source: Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. fr. 167: Jean

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Et le livre numérique devint infini - Le Temps

Et le livre numérique devint infini

Et le livre numérique devint infini - Le Temps

15th century (ca.1410) France (Paris)  Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève  Ms. fr. 190/1:  Des cas des nobles hommes et femmes by Giovanni Boccaccio  fol. 131r - Denis de Syracuse (maybe this one?)  http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/fr0190-1

15th century (ca.1410) France (Paris) Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève Ms. fr. 190/1: Des cas des nobles hommes et femmes by Giovanni Boccaccio fol. 131r - Denis de Syracuse (maybe this one?) http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/fr0190-1

Patras, phare, Frédéric Boissonnas,  1913. Bibliothèque de Genève

Patras, phare, Frédéric Boissonnas, 1913. Bibliothèque de Genève

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Tail view showing the binding technigue used to assemble 6 earlier tablets of wood and wax. The royal household expenditures of  Philip IV had been written in Latin. Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. lat. 55: Record of expenditures for the Hôtel of Philip IV the Fair, King of France, for the years 1306-1309, written on wax tablets (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/lat0055).

Tail view showing the binding technigue used to assemble 6 earlier tablets of wood and wax. The royal household expenditures of Philip IV had been written in Latin. Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. lat. 55: Record of expenditures for the Hôtel of Philip IV the Fair, King of France, for the years 1306-1309, written on wax tablets (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bge/lat0055).

Map of a Swiss codice that contains the "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust. Reference: Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. lat. 54, p. 34v

Map of a Swiss codice that contains the "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust. Reference: Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. lat. 54, p. 34v

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420  folio 8r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420 folio 8r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420  folio 15r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420 folio 15r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420  folio 5r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

The "Conspiracy of Catilin" and the "Jugurthine War" by Sallust c1420 folio 5r Ms. lat. 54 Bibliothèque de Genève

Etagère bibus 4 niveaux 110cm CALIE

Etagère bibus 4 niveaux 110cm CALIE

Les livres valent mieux que les bombes! Un bookface pour vous rappeler que vous trouverez une riche collection autour de la Première Guerre mondiale dans votre réseau de bibliothèques. (WINTER Jay La Première Guerre mondiale Fayard) #bookface #bookfacemagazine #bookfacefriday#livre#book #kitap#Книга#kirja#bok#bog#libro#buch#livro#पसतक#كتاب#本#书#booklover #bookaddict #portrait #bombardier #firstworldwar #history #geneva #genève#librarian#fayard#igersgeneva #igerswitzerland#bmservette

Les livres valent mieux que les bombes! Un bookface pour vous rappeler que vous trouverez une riche collection autour de la Première Guerre mondiale dans votre réseau de bibliothèques. (WINTER Jay La Première Guerre mondiale Fayard) #bookface #bookfacemagazine #bookfacefriday#livre#book #kitap#Книга#kirja#bok#bog#libro#buch#livro#पसतक#كتاب#本#书#booklover #bookaddict #portrait #bombardier #firstworldwar #history #geneva #genève#librarian#fayard#igersgeneva #igerswitzerland#bmservette

Peter Eisenman - Bibliotheque de Lihuei, Geneva, Switzerland

Peter Eisenman - Bibliotheque de Lihuei, Geneva, Switzerland

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