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Isidorus — Buildwas, Shropshire. Savigniac and (1147) Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin and St Chad.


Provenance: Buildwas, Shropshire. Savigniac and (1147) Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin and St Chad.
Location: Bodleian Library , Oxford
Shelfmark: Bodley 395
Author/Title: Isidorus
Type of evidence: eb: evidence from an ex-libris inscription and from the binding
Notes on evidence:

'. . . . DE . . . DEWAS' (fol. iiiv at end of table of contents, in red).

Medieval binding, generally like Bodley 371 (from Buildwas), with nailmarks at each corner and in the centre, front and back, vellum bookmark. Also at Windsor in later times.

 

Date: s. xii ex
Ownership:

Given by the dean and canons of St George's Chapel, Windsor, 1612.