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The clensyng of mannes soule (in English) — Barking, Essex. Abbey of St Mary the Virgin and St Ethelburga, of Benedictine nuns.


Provenance: Barking, Essex. Abbey of St Mary the Virgin and St Ethelburga, of Benedictine nuns.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Bodley 923
Author/Title: The clensyng of mannes soule (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:

'Iste liber constat Sibille de Felton abbatisse de Berkyng' (fol. 152v); Sibilla de Felton was abbess from 1394 to 1419.

Medieval binding

Date: s. xiv
Ownership:

William Walker (s. xvi).

Given to Bodley by Nicholas Crynes.