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cramoisy

(ˈkræmɔɪzɪ; -əzɪ) or

cramoisie

adj
(Colours) of a crimson colour
n
(Textiles) crimson cloth
[C15: from Old French cramoisi, from Arabic qirmizī red obtained from kermes; see crimson, kermes]
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Contract notice: Construction work of the site of Cramoisy (Oise)
Already by the late seventeenth century, references to typeface, binding, and paper quality are chalked up by La Bruyere more as book trade stock phrases than as expressions of genuine appreciation for these material characteristics: "The job of the journalist [nouvelliste] is to say, 'Such and such a book is circulating, printed by Cramoisy in such and such a typeface; it is beautifully bound and printed on good quality paper; it sells for such and such a price.
Nivelliana, sumptibus Sebastiani Cramoisy, 1614] 1652 (2).
Sabastien Et Cramoisy, who was writing about the Onondaga Iroquois noted that the women had great authority among their people.
1862), Arte de la lengua nevome, que se dice pima, propia de Sonora: con la dochtrina christiana y confesionarios anadidos, Nueva York, Cramoisy Press.
Sollii Apollinaris Sidonii Aruernorum episcopi opera, Paris, Ex officina Nivelliana sumptibus Sebastiani Cramoisy, 1614.
Bouton, Relation de restablissement des francois depuis l'an 1635 en l'Isle de Martinique, l'une des antilles de l'Ametique (Paris: Cramoisy, 1640); P.
Greer worked directly with Chauchetiere's manuscript; I use the 1887 Cramoisy edition, which is based on it.
Claude Chauchetiere pretre Missionaire de la Compagnie de Jesus, (New York: Cramoisy, 1887); Charles de Glandelet, ASQ, ms.
37) Mere de Saint-Bonaventure to Sebastien Cramoisy, 29 Septembre 1650, in JR 36: 58-60.
En 1691, Jean se traslado a Paris al ser nombrado director de la Imprimerie Royale du Louvre (7) en sustitucion de la viuda de Sebastian Mabre Cramoisy (8).
Cramoisy, 1636-37), who went on to describe Cham-bonnieres's playing and compositions as evidence that the harpsichord had "met its ultimate master.