Lost and found: the fifteenth-century manuscript of João I of Portugal’s Livro da Montaria | University of Oxford

Lost and found: the fifteenth-century manuscript of João I of Portugal’s Livro da Montaria

Speaker
Juan-Carlos Conde
Event date
Event time
17:15
Venue
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford
OX1 3BG
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

Dr Conde will present the results of his research into recently-discovered fragments of a medieval manuscript of the Portuguese treatise on boar-hunting known as the Livro da Montaria, and will trace the history of the transmission of this text, which was, until recently, known only through later manuscript copies.