MS. Bodl. 220
Summary Catalogue no.: 2103
The Middle English translation of Mechtild von Hackeborn, Liber specialis gratiae; in five parts (see fols. 57, 69, 83, 92), preceded by a list of chapters, and by a preface and two prologues.
Four short pieces follow:
Jolliffe I.22(c); Cf. C. Horstmann, Yorkshire Writers II (1896) 367ff
Written by Wellys (?) (colophon, art. 2).
Plain white sheepskin on boards, English 15th (?) cent. work.
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by sir Walter Cope in 1602.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-05-18: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC.