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R. Higden, Polychronicon, etc. — Norwich, Norfolk. Benedictine cathedral priory of Holy Trinity.


Provenance: Norwich, Norfolk. Benedictine cathedral priory of Holy Trinity.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Royal 14 C.xiii
Author/Title: R. Higden, Polychronicon, etc.
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)
  • Evidence:
  • List of books
  • Evidence:
  • List of books
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
  • Evidence:
  • 'Norwiciensis' added
  • Evidence:
  • 'Norwiciensis' added
Notes on evidence:

"Liber fratris Symonis Bozoun prioris Norwic' [1344–1352]", top of fol. 14r.

"P. lxi." in another hand, top right; fol. 14r. an erasure precedes it.

On fol. 13v is a list of 31 books belonged to S. Bozoun and their prices. This one is no. 29, and priced at 20 s.

Date: s. xiv
Pressmark:

P.lxi

Medieval Catalogue: B58.29 = B60.3 = B61.2–4

Further details of medieval catalogues:
Ownership:

? "R. W." (fol. i recto).

John, Lord Lumley.