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Horae Sancti Spiritus, Kalendarium, Psalterium, Vita s. Margarete — Tarrant Keynston, Dorset. Abbey of St Mary the Virgin, of Cistercian nuns.


Provenance: Tarrant Keynston, Dorset. Abbey of St Mary the Virgin, of Cistercian nuns.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Lyell 23
Author/Title: Horae Sancti Spiritus, Kalendarium, Psalterium, Vita s. Margarete
Type of evidence: c: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.
Notes on evidence:

Entries in the calendar show that it was written for this house. Obit of Ric. Poor at Apr. 15, of Queen Joan of Scotland at Mar. 5; 'Electio dompne Ysabelle Wilton' at Aug. 12. Queen Joan was buried at Tarrent and was a benefactor.

Date: s. xv med.
Ownership:

Bookplate of Robert Cooper, Jnr.

Grafton & Co., Coptic House, Great Russell Street, Catalogue 66 (1928), no. 1, cat. 123 (1933), no. 678 (£120). Still in their possession Febr. 1938, and Aug. 1940.