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  • Original object type: Artefact
  • Title: [Preces]
  • Description:

    Decoration: 41 full-page miniatures. 3- and 2-line initials in blue and red throughout.

    Written in hybrida.

    Principal contents: Collections of prayers (ff. 1r-11v, 12r-24v, 25v-87v, 88v-93, 93r-104r, 105r-109v, 110v-112r).

    From the library of Lord Brotherton. He had purchased the manuscript from the London book seller Chas. J. Sawyer in the 1920s.

    See for a fuller description: N. R. Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries, vol. 3 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983) pp. 48-49. See also: J. A. Symington, The Brotherton Collection: a Catalogue of Ancient Manuscripts and Early Printed Books Collected by Edward Allen Baron Brotherton of Wakefield (Leeds, 1931), p. 28.

  • Date range: [ca. 1500-1520]
  • Date: 1510
  • Depositing User: - libemu
  • Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2015 19:23
  • Last Modified: 14 Mar 2017 20:26