A tale: 'Cornelio & Camilla, diuers accidents which happened to a gentleman of Milan for the loue of his Ladye', written in 1566
Beg. 'After that the mighty Monarke of the Frenchemen Francys the first': at end 'Finis 25° Martij Anno Domini 1566°' followed by 'i c/t m s c t o [?] s d p', Attendant mieux.' [The cipher letters are in another hand, and some of them may be read otherwise. E.W.B.N.].
- Creation: written in 1566
Language of Materials
MS. Douce 281
Other Finding Aids
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. IV, no 21855
Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.
8 5/8 × 6 3/8 in.