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Copy on a paper roll of a 15th-century genealogical chronicle of popes, emperors, and kings of France and England

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MS. Lat. hist. a. 4(R)

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Copy on a paper roll, 19th century, of a 15th-century genealogical chronicle of popes, emperors, and kings of France and England, from the time of Christ to the accession of Charles VII of France in 1422, written in four columns, beg. 'Cy sensuivent les papes qui ont este a Rome depuis notre sauveur'.

The text resembles New York, Columbia University, MS. Plimpton 286. On the dorse is a Latin genealogy of English kings from William I to Henry VI, with some chronological entries to 1447.

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

1 roll

Language of Materials

Latin French English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. hist. a. 4(R)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16740

Overview

Copy on a paper roll of a 15th-century genealogical chronicle of popes, emperors, and kings of France and England.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

From the library of Turvey Abbey, Beds, (property of the Higgins family).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Mrs. A. C. Longuet-Higgins, 1967.
Title
Copy on a paper roll of a 15th-century genealogical chronicle of popes, emperors, and kings of France and England
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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