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W. de Insulis, Alexandreis, 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: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Royal 15 A.x
Author/Title: W. de Insulis, Alexandreis, etc.
Type of evidence: e: evidence from an ex-libris inscription or note of gift to an institution
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
Notes on evidence:

'Liber precentorie Thorneye' (fol. 2r).

Date: s. xii–xiii
Ownership:

Henry Savile (cat. no. 184, Trans. bibl. soc. 9 (1907)).

Cat. MSS. Angl. 8640.

Notes:

Part of the original binding (now 15A X*) was the mortuary Roll of Ralph, abbot of Thorney (d. c. 1216) (reproduced in N.P.S. 1. 214–16).