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Title
Vaux-de-Vire of Maistre Jean Le Houx, advocate, of Vire
Creator
Le Houx, Jean, -1616
Contributor
Basselin, Olivier, 15th cent
Muirhead, James Patrick, 1813-1898
Date Created and/or Issued
1875
Publication Information
J. Murray
Contributing Institution
Sonoma County Library
Collection
Biblioteca Vinaria Sonoma (SPC.00076)
Rights Information
Public Domain. Property rights reside with the Sonoma County Library. The Sonoma County Library has made this Item available and believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional rights information at http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-CR/1.0/?language=en ;see additional reproduction and reuse information at https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library/order-photo
Description
In the town of Vire in Normandy, Jean Le Houx, an advocate of the town, collected and wrote on his own a number of drinking songs and poems to wine and spirits. These went through a number of editions in French. This fine press Nineteenth Century edition of those poems translated into English and augmented with some lovely illustrations, is a handsome volume. It contains some music.
Type
text
Format
Text
Identifier
ab1c8ca0-8953-4007-9282-c394d0cc67ba
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Language
English
French
Subject
Wine and wine making--Songs and music
Source
Earlier French editions in Vicaire, under LeHoux.

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