MS. Lat. misc. c. 75
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)
Collectanea of John Bale: seven manuscripts bound together
Early 19th century binding by Stuart Ray, 43 Duke St., London, with his ticket.
Provenance and Acquisition
John Bale, bishop of Ossory (1495-1563) ; perhaps nos. 27, 48, 49, 57, 77, 78, 133, 152, 153, and 170-3 in his library list (see H. McCusker, 'Books and manuscripts formerly in the possession of John Bale', The Library, 4th series, 26 (1936), 144-65).
Sir Gregory Page-Turner, Bart., of Battlesden, Bedfordshire ; sold 19 October 1824, lot 2716.
Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872) , his MS. 3119.
William H. Robinson, Ltd.; the Robinson Trustees; sold at Sotheby's, 28 November 1973, lot 610; bought by H. P. Kraus.
Last Substantive Revision
2018-12-19: Description of part 4, item 5 (fol. 81r) corrected, partly ex inf. Christopher MacEvitt, Dartmouth College.