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Source 2013-07-02 - Sotheby's (Firm) - Western Manuscripts and Miniatures (L13240) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)
Cat./Lot # 55
Transaction Information
Selling Agent(s) Sotheby's (Firm)
Price 92500.00 GBP
Manuscript Details
Titles Monson Catholicon Anglicum
Manuscript Dates 1483 (1483 to 1484)
Languages Latin
Materials Parchment
Places East Riding, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe (England, Yorkshire, East Riding)
Rotherham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe (England, Yorkshire, Rotherham)
Folios 191 Lines 25 Columns 1
Height 223 Width 53 Alt Size
Binding Contemporary binding of tooled brown leather over bevelled wooden boards.
Other Info

A dictionary of Middle English to Latin and occasional Greek. Endleaves and pastedowns from two other English manuscripts: (i) a
fourteenth-century religious commentary, and (ii) an extensively glossed Bible of the early twelfth century.

Provenance Information
(No Date) Flower, Thomas (as Flower, Thomas)
(No Date) Monson, William John, 6th Baron Monson, 1796-1862
(No Date) William John Monson, 7th Baron Monson (1829-1898) (as William John Monson, 7th Baron Monson)
(No Date) British Library
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Created by lschoenb on 2013-05-28 4:54pm
Last Updated by Lynn Ransom on 2017-05-19 10:29:47 -0400
Editors Lynn Ransom , Matthias Budisin
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