Anglo-Normannica et Anglica varia, prosaica atque poetica, A note in the official calendar endeavours to fix the date of writing as between 1272 and 1283
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MS. Digby 86
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Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 1687
Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Bodleianae pars nona codices a viro clarissimo Kenelm Digby, Eq. Aur., anno 1634 donatos, complectens: adiecto indice nominum et rerum (Oxford, 1883, reprinted with corrigenda and very extensive addenda by R.W. Hunt and A.G. Watson, Oxford, 1999), no. 86
Manuscript 1453 acquired by the Bodleian Library (69). Belonged in whole or in part to Thomas Allen of Gloucester Hall.
[77. ends with 'Edwardus filius eius x', where 'f. e. x.' is over an erasure, and not by the original scribe. It is at the end of this p. (not p. 206b) that the scribe records the time he took in writing the MS. This is clearly the end of the original book (as well as that of a gathering), and is before Nov. 1283, when E. completed his 11th year. In 78, l. 4 read 'forȝef'. E. W. B. N.]