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Copies of English historical papers

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 29
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Copies of English historical papers, 1335-86, made in the 16th century:

  1. Fol. 3. An account of the coronation of king Richard ii, July 16, 1377
  2. Fol. 17. an account, with documents, of the rights and duties of the Constable and Marshall of England in 1377-86
  3. Fol. 26. 'The viage of kinge Edward [iii] into Scotlande' in 1335, giving the disposition of his army, and in 1350, giving his halting places
  4. Fol. 29. 'The forme & maner of kepinge of the Parliament of Englande', imperfect at end, the section Of the preaching at the Parliament and all after being lost


  • Creation: Written in the 16th century


43 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. e. 29, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 29

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20100


Copies of English historical papers

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. V, no. 30040

Custodial History

Owned by sir 'W. Betham': lot 884 in the John Kitto sale, March 8, 1855: with the armorial bookplate of Frederick Perkins of Chipstead Place.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought at the Perkins sale on July 16, 1889 (lot 1585), for £5 5s.

Physical Facet

On paper, imperfect at the end


7 1/2 × 5 5/8 in.

Copies of English historical papers
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom