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A small fragment of a transcript of an English rhyming chronicle

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MS. Eng. poet. f. 1

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A small fragment of a transcript of an English rhyming chronicle: beg. 'At Douere were knigtes hare that herde of Hynitelle | Al so sone as he com vp there redy were hym to quelle | Syr Reynald of Wareyne & syre Randulph the Wrok', 14 lines or parts of lines: perhaps from Robert of Gloucester's chronicle.

(fols. 1-2, 4-end are blank)

Dates

  • Written in the 17th century

Extent

36 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. poet. f. 1, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. poet. f. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19033

Overview

A small fragment of a transcript of an English rhyming chronicle

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. VI, no. 31360

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought as part of MS. Eng. hist. a. 2, in 1891: Bought by the Bodleian from Mr. B. Quaritch on the evening of Mar. 14, 1891.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 5/8 × 5 in.
Title
A small fragment of a transcript of an English rhyming chronicle
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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