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Missale — Exeter, Devon. Cathedral church of St Peter.


Provenance: Exeter, Devon. Cathedral church of St Peter.
Location: British Library, London
Shelfmark: Harley 5977, fol. 59
Author/Title: Missale
Type of evidence: inferred evidence
Notes on evidence:

From a Missal that was probably a gift of bishop Leofric (Michael Gullick, unpublished notes): other fragments from the same manuscript can be found in Add. 62104, Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Lat. Liturg. e.38; London, Westminster Abbey, 36/17-19, and two flyleaves in Lincoln, Cathedral, V.5.11.

Date: s. xi 2/4
Ownership:

John Bagford (b. 1650/51, d. 1716), bookseller and antiquary: part of the Bagford fragments sold to Edward Harley after his death.