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Astronomica — Canterbury, Kent. Benedictine abbey of St Augustine (originally of St Peter and St Paul).


Provenance: Canterbury, Kent. Benedictine abbey of St Augustine (originally of St Peter and St Paul).
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Ashmole 341, fols. 1–144
Author/Title: Astronomica
Type of evidence: d: evidence of dicta probatoria, usually a secundo folio
Notes on evidence:

Identifiable in the Catalogue by second folio.

No old flyleaves in front.

Writing by W. de Clara, see fol. 120v.

 

Date: s. xiii 3/4
Medieval Catalogue: BA1.1130

Further details of medieval catalogue: BA1. BENEDICTINES: Canterbury-St Augustine's: Catalogue, 15th cent.
Ownership:

Dr John Dee (1527–1609), mathematician, astrologer, and antiquary, no. 194.