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P. Comestor — Ashridge, Buckinghamshire. House of Bonshommes of St Mary the Virgin (and of the Holy Blood).


Provenance: Ashridge, Buckinghamshire. House of Bonshommes of St Mary the Virgin (and of the Holy Blood).
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Royal 3 D.vi
Author/Title: P. Comestor
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
Notes on evidence:

'Liber domus de Assherugge'

Date: s. xiii ex
Ownership:

Probably executed for Edmund, earl of Cornwall (d. 1300), and presented by him to Ashridge College, of which he was founder.

King Henry VIII (Westminster inventory of 1542, H2.518).