MS. Duke Humfrey d. 2
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession): no detailed description available
Illuminated initials, one (fol. 1r) with the arms of Duke Humfrey, and penwork initials; translator's preface and epilogues written in a scheme of alternating colours.
Provenance and Acquisition
Humfrey, Duke of Gloucester (1390-1447), with his arms, and an inscription probably in his hand
James West, M.P. (c. 1704-72), signed 'J. West 1767' (fol. ii r)
William Charles de Meuron, seventh Earl Fitzwilliam (d. 1943), with his bookplate and the Wentworth Woodhouse shelfmark 'Z.I.22'.
Allocated to the Bodleian in 1984 in lieu of capital transfer tax.
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