Medieval Gaston Phoebus
Book of the Hunt

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The activity, function and appearance of these Greyhounds are incredibly similar to Greyhounds today.

The Pierpont Morgan Library in New York also has a copy of this manuscript with similar illustrations. Selected illustrations were presented in Medieval Dogs Brought to Light, in Pure-Bred Dogs / American Kennel Gazette, September 1992.

Greyhounds (c.1500) Gaston Phoebus, Book of the Hunt Pierpont Morgan Library M.1044, f.37v

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