A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Rawl. B. 178

Summary Catalogue no.: 11545

Contents

Nicholas Trevet , Chronicles ,

to 1316; written for Mary, daughter of Edward I

Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine border and historiated initial. Diagrams. The script is English. (P&A i. 596, pl. XLV)

History

Origin: 14th century, second quarter (after 1334) ; French, Paris; English script

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ...viri munificentissimi Ricardi Rawlinson, J.C.D., codicum...complectens, Quarto Catalogues V, 5 fascicles, 1862-1900) and supplementary sources.

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