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Euclides (Latin) — Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: Abingdon, Berkshire. Benedictine abbey of St Mary the Virgin.
Location: University Library , Edinburgh, Scotland
Shelfmark: O.18.17
Author/Title: Euclides (Latin)
Type of evidence: i: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)
Notes on evidence:

'[.]ohannes . . . st . . . monachus abend'', on title-page; 'monachus' is cancelled. Surviving traces of the name would suit John Cristall, one of the monks at the time of the Dissolution.

Date: Paris, A.D. 1516
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