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Biblia — Taunton, Somerset. Augustinian priory of St Peter and Paul.


Provenance: Taunton, Somerset. Augustinian priory of St Peter and Paul.
Location: Morgan Library and Museum, New York (NY, USA)
Shelfmark: 823
Author/Title: Biblia
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
Notes on evidence:

Six lines of verse on fol. 173v, s. xv: 'Sit certus qui me prospexit arte legendi / ... Hinc precor humillime quemquem qui me reperit hic. Quod sapit hoc capiat vt differat set maneam hic.' Scribbles by Thomas porole, s. xv, fol. 173v.

Date: s. xii ex.
Ownership:

R. J. A. Arundell, Wardour Castle: sale Sotheby's 24 Nov. 1947 lot 63 (with facs. of initials of Numbers and Apoc.).