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Treatise of sir Walter de Henley on agriculture, 1577

MS. Rawl. B. 471, fol. 16
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In French, with an interlinear translation.

Beg. "Ceste ditee fist sire Wauter de Henleye, chiualer, et aprent de hosebondrie, coment home deit viure solom Dieu et solom le secle."

At the end: "Hactenus ex libro ecclesiæ Christi Cantuar. perantiquo, quem scriptum fuisse autumo tempestate E. 1. vel E. 2 regis. W. Lambarde, 2. Maii, 1577." A second note follows (written in Dec 1577) mentioning, from Bale's Scriptores, that bishop Grosteste translated this treatise from French into English.


  • Creation: 1577


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Language of Materials

  • French
  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 471, fol. 16


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