Pages

The Andrew W.Mellon Foundation | The Neil Ker Memorial Fund

Dares Phrygius; Geoffrey of Monmouth — Syon, Middlesex. Bridgettine abbey of St Saviour, St Mary the Virgin, and St Bridget.


Provenance: Syon, Middlesex. Bridgettine abbey of St Saviour, St Mary the Virgin, and St Bridget.
Location: University Library , Glasgow, Scotland
Shelfmark: Hunterian 332
Author/Title: Dares Phrygius; Geoffrey of Monmouth
Type of evidence: db: evidence of dicta probatoria and binding
Notes on evidence:

Medieval boards. Labels with title and pressmark on back board.

'Dares frigius et Brutus p. x s.' on flyleaf at end.

In Betson's catalogue the second folio 'que hercules' agrees.

Date: s. xiv
Pressmark:

K.11.

Medieval Catalogue: SS1.621

Further details of medieval catalogue: SS1. BRIGITTINES: Syon: Registrum of the library of the Brethren, c. 1500-c. 1524
Ownership:

Bought for Hunter from O'Reilly in 1776.

'W. P.' on fol. 1r, at foot (s. xvi?); cf. Harley MSS. 2[...].

'W. Machin' on flyleaf at end.