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Title: Inventaire Diplomatique des archives de l'ancienne École Bogarde à Bruges, comprenant le texte ou l'analyse de tous les documents qui composent cette collection. Tome I Introduction. Tome II Textes. ( 2 vols.)
Description: Bruges ( Brugge ), Imprimerie de Louis De Plancke, publié par la Société d'Emulation, 1899, 2 vols large in-8°, 26 x 17,5 cm, (8)nn pp + 463 pp ; (8)nn pp + 1290 pp + (2)errata. Uniformy bound in dark blue half morocco, gilt title and ornaments on spine, very nice copies. Published by the ''Société d'Émulation de Bruges " in the Third Series of '' Recueil de Chroniques, Chartes et Autres Documents concernant l'Histoire et les Antiquités de la Flandre''. The Bégard Friars was a society of lay brothers, not unlike their female counterparts; the much more familiar beguines . Founded in around 1252 in Bruges they were during the nearly 750 years of existence active as e.g. a guilt of weavers, as schoolteachers organising education , in charity...This publication gives exhaustive information on their history based on their rich archives. .

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Price: EUR 200.00 = appr. US$ 217.37 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 42787