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Martinus Polonus, Chronicon; Historia Alexanri Magni, etc. — Thorney, Cambridgeshire. Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin and St Botolph.


Provenance: Thorney, Cambridgeshire. Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin and St Botolph.
Location: Trinity College , Dublin, Ireland
Shelfmark: 448
Author/Title: Martinus Polonus, Chronicon; Historia Alexanri Magni, etc.
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
Notes on evidence:

'Iste liber constat precentori de thornay | ex dono fratris Ricardi newton vel ex dono Roberti | Smyth quod Huetth' (verso of flyleaf), s. xv.

Date: s. xv
Ownership:

[? John Dee (cf. Bibliogr. Soc. Trans. Supp. 1921, p. 24, where MRJ notes 'Cf. Dublin Trin. Coll. 448 from Thorney Abbey').]

Belonged in s. xvi to John Neill, treasurer of the church of St Canice, Kilkenny.