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'Liber Troyly et Criseide quod Chaucer...', Written in A.D. 1441

MS. Selden Supra 56
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Liber Troyly et Criseide quod Chaucer . Anno Domini millesimo quadringentesimo quadragesimo primo. Anno ... regis Henrici Sexti ... decimonono'. A facsimile of fol. 60v is given as plate xxiii of R. K. Root's MSS. of Chaucer's s Troilus (Chaucer Soc., 1st. ser., no. xcviii).


  • Creation: Written in A.D. 1441


106 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Selden Supra 56


Old Selden mark = 56

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. II, no. 3444

Custodial History

Manuscript 3459 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, plain white parchment on boards, clasp lost, contemporary English work


8 5/8 × 5 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom