Pages

The Andrew W.Mellon Foundation | The Neil Ker Memorial Fund

Persius, Avienus, Sedulius, Cicero, 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: National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland
Shelfmark: Advocates 18. 6. 12 + 18. 7. 7. + 18. 7. 8
Author/Title: Persius, Avienus, Sedulius, Cicero, etc.
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)
Notes on evidence:

'liber succentorie thorneye' (s. xiii; 18. 6. 12, fol. 1r).

'liber succentorie thorneye' (s. xiii; 18. 7. 8, fol. 1v).

In part palimpsest.

Ownership:

Henry Savile of Banke.

Balfour of Denmilne.