Manuscripts from England

'Manuscripts from England' contains the following 46 items:

Thumbnail for ''Borthwick Girdle Book', a fifteenth-century English girdle book, possibly from the north of England, containing medical and astronomical material'

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'Borthwick Girdle Book', a fifteenth-century English girdle book, possibly from the north of England, containing medical and astronomical material [103317795]

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for 'Four or five medical manuscripts of the 14th century, with additions of the 14th and 15th centuries'

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Four or five medical manuscripts of the 14th century, with additions of the 14th and 15th centuries [232507473]

Author: Nicholas of Salerno (physician), fl. 1140

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for ''Iona Psalter''

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'Iona Psalter' [232641637]

Date created: 1175-1224

Thumbnail for ''Cartae de Cella de Coldingham, in ecclesia Dunelmensi Conservatae’, an inventory of Coldingham Priory compiled by John Smith, prebendary of Durham'

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'Cartae de Cella de Coldingham, in ecclesia Dunelmensi Conservatae’, an inventory of Coldingham Priory compiled by John Smith, prebendary of Durham [234298263]

Compiler: Smith, John (prependary of Durham Cathedral), 1659-1715

Date created: 1702-1703

Thumbnail for 'Chronicles and historical works, written in England'

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Chronicles and historical works, written in England [229918107]

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for ''Fitzalan Prayerbook', a 15th-century devotional manuscript written and illuminated in England, bearing the arms of the Fitzalan Earls of Arundel'

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'Fitzalan Prayerbook', a 15th-century devotional manuscript written and illuminated in England, bearing the arms of the Fitzalan Earls of Arundel [229918109]

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for '14th-century manuscript produced in England containing English law statutes and writs'

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14th-century manuscript produced in England containing English law statutes and writs [228670833]

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for '15th-century manuscript of 'Collationes' attributed to Robert Holcot'

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15th-century manuscript of 'Collationes' attributed to Robert Holcot [235163095]

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for '15th-century English manuscript containing three Middle English texts: 'Liber maundevyle'; the chivalric poem 'Sir Cleges'; and, 'De regimine principum' by Thomas Hoccleve'

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15th-century English manuscript containing three Middle English texts: 'Liber maundevyle'; the chivalric poem 'Sir Cleges'; and, 'De regimine principum' by Thomas Hoccleve [133475158]

Author: Hoccleve, Thomas, c 1367-1426

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for 'Collection of romances and religious material, mostly in verse, written in the North Midlands by Richard Heeg with some items by James Hawghton and additions in other hands'

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Collection of romances and religious material, mostly in verse, written in the North Midlands by Richard Heeg with some items by James Hawghton and additions in other hands [133680060]

Author: Maidstone, Richard (Carmelite friar, theologian, poet), d. 1396

Author: Lydgate, John (poet, Prior of Hatfield Regis), c 1370-?1450

Author: Lichfield, William (divine and poet), d 1447

Date created: 1480

Thumbnail for 'Preaching-book of John of Grimestone, a Franciscan friar from Norfolk'

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Preaching-book of John of Grimestone, a Franciscan friar from Norfolk [133680362]

Creator: John of Grimestone (Franciscan friar), fl. 1372

Date created: 1372

Thumbnail for 'Late 10th-century manuscript, produced in England, which contains a selection of the poetry of Coelius Sedulius, with glosses in Latin and Old English'

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Late 10th-century manuscript, produced in England, which contains a selection of the poetry of Coelius Sedulius, with glosses in Latin and Old English [210499910]

Author: Coelius Sedulius (poet)

Date created: 960-999

Thumbnail for 'Volume of historical and literary works, 13th century, written in England in the early 14th century'

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Volume of historical and literary works, 13th century, written in England in the early 14th century [212450857]

Author: Philip the Chancellor (Chancellor of Paris, theologian, Latin lyric poet), d. 1236

Author: Quilichinus of Spoleto (poet and jurist), fl. 1236

Author: Neckam, Alexander (theologian, poet and writer), 1157-1219

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for 'English manuscript, probably from Exeter Cathedral, of the ‘Historia Ecclesiastica’ by Bede'

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English manuscript, probably from Exeter Cathedral, of the ‘Historia Ecclesiastica’ by Bede [212450861]

Author: Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript of an incomplete copy of 'De Actibus Apostolorum' by Arator'

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Manuscript of an incomplete copy of 'De Actibus Apostolorum' by Arator [212460122]

Author: Arator (poet), fl. 500-550 AD

Date created: 1160-1199

Thumbnail for 'Fifteenth-century manuscript of the 'short version' of the 'Polychronicon' of Ranulph Higden'

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Fifteenth-century manuscript of the 'short version' of the 'Polychronicon' of Ranulph Higden [212879738]

Author: Higden, Ranulph (Benedictine monk, chronicler), d 1364

Date created: 1327

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript, written in England in the late 11th century, containing the satires of Persius, the fables of Avianus, and miscellaneous poetry and other works'

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Manuscript, written in England in the late 11th century, containing the satires of Persius, the fables of Avianus, and miscellaneous poetry and other works [212879753]

Author: Persius Flaccus, Aulus (poet), 34-62 AD

Author: Horatius Flaccus, Quintus (poet), 65-8 BC

Author: Symphosius (suggested author of the 'Aenigmata')

Author: Avianus (fabulist), fl 400 AD

Author: Marbode of Rennes (Bishop of Rennes), c 1035-1123

Author: Abbo of Saint-Germain (Benedictine monk, poet), d 921

Date created: 1060-1099

Thumbnail for 'Composite volume of English origin, containing works of Ovid ('Fasti') and Claudian (major poems), the former of which belonged to Leicester Abbey'

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Composite volume of English origin, containing works of Ovid ('Fasti') and Claudian (major poems), the former of which belonged to Leicester Abbey [213337852]

Author: Ovidius Naso, Publius (poet), 43 BC-17 or 18 AD

Author: Claudianus (poet), c 370-c 404 AD

Date created: 1160-1299

Thumbnail for 'Early 15th-century manuscript containing copies of English law statutes, including the 'Magna Carta' and the 'Statuta Lincolni'; 'Prerogativa regis'; 'Consuetudines Londoni''

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Early 15th-century manuscript containing copies of English law statutes, including the 'Magna Carta' and the 'Statuta Lincolni'; 'Prerogativa regis'; 'Consuetudines Londoni' [213337854]

Date created: 1400-1440

Thumbnail for '14th-century manuscript of the 'Historia Anglorum' of Henry of Huntingdon'

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14th-century manuscript of the 'Historia Anglorum' of Henry of Huntingdon [213862798]

Author: Henry of Huntingdon (historian), c 1088-c 1157

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for 'Composite volume of English origin containing two manuscripts of the 12th and 13th century; the 'Thebaid' of Statius, and the 'Aeneid' of Virgil'

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Composite volume of English origin containing two manuscripts of the 12th and 13th century; the 'Thebaid' of Statius, and the 'Aeneid' of Virgil [213862802]

Author: Vergilius Maro, Publius (poet), 70-21 BC

Author: Papinius Statius, Publius (poet)

Date created: 1100-1299

Thumbnail for '14th-century manuscript of the 'Historia Anglorum' of Henry of Huntingdon'

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14th-century manuscript of the 'Historia Anglorum' of Henry of Huntingdon [214781892]

Author: Henry of Huntingdon (historian), c 1088-c 1157

Date created: 1300-1399

Thumbnail for 'Two small unrelated vellum fragments, both apparently from formal documents, the larger fragment mentioning the name of a deceased John Buzzard, and the smaller apparently referring to the sixth year of James (?VI and I; that is, 1572 or 1608)'

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Two small unrelated vellum fragments, both apparently from formal documents, the larger fragment mentioning the name of a deceased John Buzzard, and the smaller apparently referring to the sixth year of James (?VI and I; that is, 1572 or 1608) [215259025]

Date created: 1600-1699

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript known as the 'Herdmanstoun Antiphonal', or 'Herdmanstoun Breviary''

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Manuscript known as the 'Herdmanstoun Antiphonal', or 'Herdmanstoun Breviary' [216590627]

Date created: 1295-1305

Thumbnail for ''Newe Testament', a Middle English manuscript of the New Testament, in the earlier version of the Wycliffite Bible, written in England in the late 14th century'

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'Newe Testament', a Middle English manuscript of the New Testament, in the earlier version of the Wycliffite Bible, written in England in the late 14th century [217293970]

Date created: 1360-1399

Thumbnail for ' Late 14th-century manuscript of part of the 'Chronicle' of Walter of Guisborough'

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Late 14th-century manuscript of part of the 'Chronicle' of Walter of Guisborough [217320021]

Author: Walter of Guisborough (chronicler), fl. 1290-1305

Date created: 1370-1399

Thumbnail for 'Sermones de Tempore, a homiliary written in the early 12th century for Rochester Cathedral Priory'

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Sermones de Tempore, a homiliary written in the early 12th century for Rochester Cathedral Priory [217627798]

Author: Eriugena ('John the Scot', philosopher), c 810-c 877

Author: Gregory I, Pope, c 540-604

Author: Augustine of Hippo, Saint, 354-430

Author: Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735

Author: Jerome, Saint, c 347-420

Author: Pseudo-Origen

Compiler: Paul the Deacon (monk, historian, scribe), c. 720-?799

Author: Peter Chrysologus, Saint (Doctor of the Church), 406-450

Author: Rabanus Maurus (poet, teacher, ecclesiastical administrator), c 780-856

Date created: 1100-1140

Thumbnail for 'Volume containing two 12th-century English medical manuscripts, with other works added in the 15th century'

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Volume containing two 12th-century English medical manuscripts, with other works added in the 15th century [217627804]

Author: Marbode of Rennes (Bishop of Rennes), c 1035-1123

Author: Aelius Galenus (physician), b 129 AD

Author: Odo of Meung (physician)

Author: Pseudo-Soranus

Date created: 1100-1199

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript, probably of the 15th-century, written in England, containing various works on canon law, including: the 'Casus decretalium' of Johannes Burgundus de Maioricis; a summary of the 'Decretales - Liber Sextus' of Pope Boniface VIII; the 'Apparatus ad Constitutiones Clementinas' possibly by Gulielmus de Monte Lauduno; and short extracts by other authors'

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Manuscript, probably of the 15th-century, written in England, containing various works on canon law, including: the 'Casus decretalium' of Johannes Burgundus de Maioricis; a summary of the 'Decretales - Liber Sextus' of Pope Boniface VIII; the 'Apparatus ad Constitutiones Clementinas' possibly by Gulielmus de Monte Lauduno; and short extracts by other authors [217674642]

Author: Iohannes Burgundi (canonist), fl 1298-1318

Author: John de Stratford (Archbishop of Canterbury), c 1275-1348

Author: Boniface VIII, Pope, c 1230-1303

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for 'Early 12th-century manuscript of the church history of Hegesippus'

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Early 12th-century manuscript of the church history of Hegesippus [217674644]

Author: Hegesippus (chronicler), c. 110-c. 180

Date created: 1100-1140

Thumbnail for 'Fragments of at least 7 and perhaps 8 manuscripts on medicine and astrology, some, if not all, English'

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Fragments of at least 7 and perhaps 8 manuscripts on medicine and astrology, some, if not all, English [218121753]

Author: Pseudo-Aristotle

Author: Lydgate, John (poet, Prior of Hatfield Regis), c 1370-?1450

Date created: 1300-1499

Thumbnail for '15th-century manuscript of the 'Mirror of the Blessed Life of Jesus Christ', a translation by Nicholas Love of the Pseudo-Bonaventure 'Meditationes Vitae Christi''

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15th-century manuscript of the 'Mirror of the Blessed Life of Jesus Christ', a translation by Nicholas Love of the Pseudo-Bonaventure 'Meditationes Vitae Christi' [219603956]

Author: Pseudo-Bonaventure

Date created: 1445-1465

Thumbnail for '15th-century manuscript of 'Le livre des meurs du gouvernement des seignieurs', a translation of the pseudo-Aristotelian 'Secretum secretorum''

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15th-century manuscript of 'Le livre des meurs du gouvernement des seignieurs', a translation of the pseudo-Aristotelian 'Secretum secretorum' [219669823]

Author: Pseudo-Aristotle

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for ''Bohun Psalter' made in England in the late 14th-century for Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester'

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'Bohun Psalter' made in England in the late 14th-century for Eleanor de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester [219669824]

Date created: 1360-1399

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Sarum processional [219669825]

Date created: 1400-1499

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript of the late 11th and early 12th century containing: the 'Paradisus' of Heraclides; the 'Historia persecutionis Africanae provinciae sub Geiserico et Hunrico regibus Wandalorum' of Victor Vitensis; 'De corpore et sanguine Domini' of Paschasius Radbertus (attributed to Rabanus Maurus); 'De corpore Domini contra Berengarium' of Guitmund; and two sermons of St Augustine of Hippo'

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Manuscript of the late 11th and early 12th century containing: the 'Paradisus' of Heraclides; the 'Historia persecutionis Africanae provinciae sub Geiserico et Hunrico regibus Wandalorum' of Victor Vitensis; 'De corpore et sanguine Domini' of Paschasius Radbertus (attributed to Rabanus Maurus); 'De corpore Domini contra Berengarium' of Guitmund; and two sermons of St Augustine of Hippo [222543304]

Author: Victor, Vitensis (Bishop of Vita, ecclesiastical historian), b circa 430

Author: Paschasius Radbertus, Saint (theologian), 785-865

Author: Heraclides (Bishop of Ephesus), fl 403

Author: Augustine of Hippo, Saint, 354-430

Author: Guitmond of Aversa (Bishop of Aversa), d c 1095

Date created: 1090-1120

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript of 'Oculus Sacerdotis' by William of Pagula'

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Manuscript of 'Oculus Sacerdotis' by William of Pagula [225100866]

Author: William of Pagula (canon lawyer and theologian), d 1332

Date created: 1300-1332

Thumbnail for '13th-century manuscript containing theological works by Boethius and St Augustine, and short excerpts of works by Anselm, Eadmer, St Gregory of Tours, St Caesarius of Arles, and Bernard of Clairvaux'

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13th-century manuscript containing theological works by Boethius and St Augustine, and short excerpts of works by Anselm, Eadmer, St Gregory of Tours, St Caesarius of Arles, and Bernard of Clairvaux [226736522]

Author: Caesarius, Saint (Bishop of Arles), c 470-542

Author: Bernard, Saint (Abbot of Clairvaux), 1090-1153

Author: Gregory of Tours, Saint (Bishop of Tours), c 538-593 or 594

Author: Augustine of Hippo, Saint, 354-430

Author: Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius (philosopher), c 477-524 AD

Author: Eadmer (theologian, historian), c 1060-c 1126

Author: Anselm, Saint (Archbishop of Canterbury), c 1033-1109

Date created: 1200-1299

Thumbnail for '13th-century manuscript containing extracts from the writings of Gilbert of Hoyland, St Bernard, St Gregory, St Augustine, and other theological works'

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13th-century manuscript containing extracts from the writings of Gilbert of Hoyland, St Bernard, St Gregory, St Augustine, and other theological works [228063291]

Author: Bernard, Saint (Abbot of Clairvaux), 1090-1153

Author: Gregory I, Pope, c 540-604

Author: Augustine of Hippo, Saint, 354-430

Author: Gilbert of Hoyland (abott of Swineshead Abbey), d 1172

Date created: 1200-1249

Thumbnail for 'Mid 13th-century Bible, probably written in England'

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Mid 13th-century Bible, probably written in England [229918102]

Date created: 1230-1270

Thumbnail for 'Two 13th-century English medical manuscripts, bound together from an early date, each in the hands of two scribes'

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Two 13th-century English medical manuscripts, bound together from an early date, each in the hands of two scribes [232505110]

Author: Morins, Richard de ('Ricardus Anglicus', canon lawyer and historian), c 1160-1242

Author: Alī ibn al-`Abbās al-Mağūsī (physician), 930-994

Date created: 1200-1299

Thumbnail for ''Tabula super bibliam': an early 15th-century glossed copy of a summary of the Bible in Latin verse by Johannes Vasco, Order of Friars Minor, with additonal matter'

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'Tabula super bibliam': an early 15th-century glossed copy of a summary of the Bible in Latin verse by Johannes Vasco, Order of Friars Minor, with additonal matter [232505111]

Adapter: Johannes Vasco (Friar Minor), fl 1393

Date created: 1400-1430

Thumbnail for 'Manuscript of the 'Viaticum' of Constantinus Africanus, from the south of France, later in England'

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Manuscript of the 'Viaticum' of Constantinus Africanus, from the south of France, later in England [232507459]

Compiler: Constantine the African (translator of medical treatises), b c 1015

Date created: 1100-1299

Thumbnail for 'Palimpsest, made up of at least five English manuscripts of the 8th to 11th centuries, overwritten in England in the late 11th century and belonging to Thorney Abbey'

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Palimpsest, made up of at least five English manuscripts of the 8th to 11th centuries, overwritten in England in the late 11th century and belonging to Thorney Abbey [232507474]

Author: Augustine of Hippo, Saint, 354-430

Author: Gregory I, Pope, c 540-604

Author: Tullius Cicero, Marcus (statesman, philosopher), b 106 BC

Author: Sallustius Crispus, Gaius (politician and historian), 86-34 BC

Date created: 700-1099

Thumbnail for ''Auchinleck manuscript', one of the earliest and largest compilations of Middle English verse, including romances and religious and historical pieces'

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'Auchinleck manuscript', one of the earliest and largest compilations of Middle English verse, including romances and religious and historical pieces [233337262]

Date created: 1331-1340

Thumbnail for 'Five 13th-century medical manuscripts, possibly written in England, with additions of the 14th and 15th centuries'

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Five 13th-century medical manuscripts, possibly written in England, with additions of the 14th and 15th centuries [235163097]

Author: Isaac Israeli Ben Solomon (physician and philosopher), d c 932

Author: Bartholomew of Salerno (physician and writer of medical texts), 1100-1156

Date created: 1200-1299

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Manuscripts from England
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DescriptionA selection of over 200 volumes of medieval and early modern manuscripts, dating from the 9th to the 17th century. Some of Scotland's most important early manuscripts are included in the many Scottish volumes. These are complemented by interesting and significant works of international origin, including volumes from France, England, the Low Countries, Italy and a number of other countries. Most of the manuscripts were collected by the Advocates Library, the forerunner of the National Library of Scotland.
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