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Biblia Latina — 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: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Auct. D. 3. 1
Author/Title: Biblia Latina
Type of evidence: db: evidence of dicta probatoria and binding
Notes on evidence:

A late-medieval binding, with fore-edge tags on which are written the names of the books of the bible (cf. Harley 42, Bodley 630, Rawl. C. 941, etc.). Syon book-label on outer lower board, under talc, with name 'Billyngham'. The binding also has the large library mark of 'r i', not seen on other Syon books. Visible in Betson's catalogue.

Date: s. xiii ex.
Pressmark:

R.1.

Medieval Catalogue: SS1.1193

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

John Maynard (s. xvi).

Thomas Randal 1602.