MS. Holkham misc. 51
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
36 written lines, below top line; in 2 columns
Fine lettre bâtarde.
Miniatures, each with four-sided borders and coats of arms (fol. 161r, 229r, 286r, 331r, 349r).
Bound and decorated as vol. I but with with 'TOM. II.' on the spine.
Provenance and Acquisition
Written for a member of the Berlaimont family (on whom see Goethals, 1849, (unpaginated)) who married into the Ligne family (with the quartered arms of both families), perhaps Gilles, Seigneur de Berlaimont, Hierges, Péruwelz, and Beauraing, who married Mary de Ligne, Lady of Lens, and Lady of Belœil (Hassall, 1970, 15); remained in the family until the 16th century.
The Augustinians of Lyon.
Bought by Thomas Coke (signed by him); bookplate of 'THOMAS WILLIAM COKE'
Formerly Holkham Hall, MS. 658, vol. II.
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Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.