MS. Fairfax 17
Summary Catalogue no.: 3897
White leather on boards, with fragment of later green leather strap, and one central boss, 14th-cent. English work.
Provenance and Acquisition
Louth Park, Lincolnshire, Cistercian abbey of St Mary the Virgin (?) : Contents incl. life of Gervase, first abbot of Louth Park. (MLGB3: evidence from locally specific contents, including obits, scribbles, etc.).
"E libris C. Fairfax ex dono Henrici Cholmley 16...". (MLGB3)
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.