MS. Douce 302
Summary Catalogue no.: 21876
Provenance and Acquisition
Launde, Leicestershire, Augustinian priory of St John the Baptist: On fol. 35r, erased: "The owner of thys boke who ...". (MLGB3: evidence from an inscription of ownership by an individual member of a religious house (which may not, however, be evidence for institutional ownership)).
Rich. Farmer. (MLGB3)
First 3 quires missing. A second erased inscr. on fol. 35r records ownership by William Vyott 'a mynstrall yn Coventr''. The last 14 lines of verse on fol. 35r: 'No man þis book he take away ... cuius anime propicietur deus', are added in a hand diff. from that of the text. (MLGB3)
Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834
Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2021-12-14: Add provenance information from MLGB3.