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Ovidius — York, Yorkshire. Benedictine abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin.


Provenance: York, Yorkshire. Benedictine abbey of Saint Mary the Virgin.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Burney 220
Author/Title: Ovidius
Type of evidence: i: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
  • Evidence:
  • Ownership inscription
Notes on evidence:

'Iste liber constat Willelmo [over erasure: Couerdale] Monacho monasterii beate Marie iuxta muros Ciuitatis Ebor'' (fol. 46v).

 

Date: s. xii ex.
Ownership:

'R. Twysden 1630' (fol. 2r).

Notes:

'Ouidius de ponto fidelissime et integraliter precio xvi d' (fol. 2v).

'Quod quid antiquius; eo melius    G. Guggyn' (fol. 2v); cf. Cambridge, Trinity Coll., 333, 322; see de Ricci, Census, 2191, no. 34.