This is the web site of Shakespeare's sonnets
VIEW OF VENICE
circa AD 1338 - 44
Bodleian Library, Oxford, Ms. Bodl. Misc. 264.
The second part of this MS consists of the travels of Marco Polo, to which this picture,
representing his emabarkation at Venice, forms the frontispiece. The illumination is by
Jehan de Grise.
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