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W. Mapes, De nugis curialium; Carmisisa; Piers Plouman — Ramsey, Huntingdonshire. Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin and St Benedict.


Provenance: Ramsey, Huntingdonshire. Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin and St Benedict.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Bodley 851
Author/Title: W. Mapes, De nugis curialium; Carmisisa; Piers Plouman
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 ffratri Iohanni de Wellis Monacho Rameseye' (fol. 6v).

Date: s. xiv, xv
Ownership:

Give to Bodleian Library by Cuthbert Ridley in 1601.

Notes:

A note of payments at the end (fol. 208v) includes the entries 'Prior sancti Iuonis ii s & viii d' and 'Custos Bernwell vi s & viii d'. The front binding leaves are from Ramsey accounts.