Horologium sapientie, etc. (in English) — Ankerwycke, Buckinghamshire. Benedictine nunnery of St Mary Magdalen.
|Provenance:||Ankerwycke, Buckinghamshire. Benedictine nunnery of St Mary Magdalen.|
|Location:||Gonville and Caius College , Cambridge|
|Author/Title:||Horologium sapientie, etc. (in English)|
|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:||
'Thys ys my boke god geve me grase to follow the good and godli counseyll therin alicia Lego Ihesu have marsy on me myserbel synner' (fol. 32v). A nun in 1519 (Visitations of Religious Houses in the Diocese of Lincoln, ed. A. H. Thompson, 2 (1944), 70). Mentioned as a nun in the will of her father, 1530 (PCC 21 Jenkyn) (Collectanea Franciscana, 2. 138).