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Additional 5762
Robert Grosseteste, Ralph Hengham and others, Legal handbook with treatises on estate and household management,
England; Last quarter of the 13th century
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Text page

f. 28
Text page

Additional 10290   ff. 2-161
Raoul Lefèvre, Historie van Jason (translation of the Histoire de Jason), with a prologue addressed to Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy
Germany or N. Netherlands (Haarlem?); Between 1475 and 1480
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Raoul Lefevre presenting his book to Philip the Good

f. 2
Raoul Lefevre presenting his book to Philip the Good
Jason, King Oetes and Medea

f. 91
Jason, King Oetes and Medea
Medea, Absirchius  and Hypsipyle

f. 118
Medea, Absirchius and Hypsipyle
 
Medea rejuvenates King Eson;  King Pelias dies

f. 130v
Medea rejuvenates King Eson; King Pelias dies
Medea's revenge at the wedding of Jason and Creusa

f. 138
Medea's revenge at the wedding of Jason and Creusa
Medea's vengeance against Jason

f. 152
Medea's vengeance against Jason
 

Additional 10301   ff. 6-175
South English Legendary (Legends of the saints in verse, listed according to their feast days), imperfect, ending with St Michael's day
England; 4th quarter of the 14th century

Additional 15236
A botanical and astrological miscellany including the Pronosticon and an extract from the Secretum Secretorum, Book 2
England; 4th quarter of the 13th or 1st quarter of the 14th century
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Text page

f. 169
Text page

Additional 17716
Alexander de Villa Dei , Miscellany of scientific and grammatical treatises
England; 1st half of the 15th century
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Text page

f. 11
Text page

Additional 18210   ff. 1-84; 107-181
Robert Grosseteste, Constantinus Africanus, and others, A miscellany of theological and scientific texts,
England and France, N. or Germany, S.; 2nd half of the 13th century to 1st half of the 14th century

Additional 18462   ff. 1-7
Calendar of Saints days;
England; 4th quarter of the 14th century or 1st half of the 15th century
 
Additional 18462   ff. 8-101
The Prose Brut, long version to 1333, with Des Grantz Geanz
England; 4th quarter of the 14th century or 1st half of the 15th century
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Decorated initial

f. 56v
Decorated initial
 
Additional 18462   ff. 102-204
The Prose Brut, short version to 1311, with Des Grantz Geanz
England; 4th quarter of the 14th century or 1st half of the 15th century

Additional 20916, f. 5
Leaf of the Giuramento (solemn oath) of Giulio Contarini as procurator de ultra of San Marco
Italy, N. E. (Venice); 1537
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Contarini

f. 5
Contarini

Additional 20916, f. 7
Leaf of a Doge's Commission from Francesco Donato to Alvise Tron as provveditore of Insula Vegla (Krk)
Italy, N. E. (Venice); c. 1545 - c. 1553
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Commission from Francesco Donato to Alvise Tron

f. 7
Commission from Francesco Donato to Alvise Tron

Additional 22283
A collection of homilies, poems and prose treatises, imperfect ('The Simeon Manuscript')
England, W. (?North Worcestershire); 1390-1400
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The Book of Vices and Virtues

f. 92
The Book of Vices and Virtues
Text page

f. 118
Text page

Additional 25698
Eleven miniatures cut from a Book of Hours, with verses to the Virgin Mary (imperfect) and later additions
Netherlands, S.; last quarter of the 15th century, with later additions
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Lenten penitence

f. 9
Lenten penitence

Additional 32085
Vetera Statuta , Registrum Brevium, miscellaneous texts including culinary recipes and a treatise on estate management
England; 4th quarter of the 13th century or 1st quarter of the 14th century
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Puzzle initial

f. 11
Puzzle initial
Text page

f. 141v
Text page

Additional 34114
L'Ordene de Chevalerie and Romances in French (The 'Spalding' Manuscript')
England; c. 1400
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Illuminated initial with partial border

f. 1v
Illuminated initial with partial border
Illuminated initial with coat of arms

f. 106
Illuminated initial with coat of arms
Framed initial

f. 113
Framed initial
 
Initial with pen-flourishing

f. 155
Initial with pen-flourishing
Initial with pen-flourishing

f. 155v
Initial with pen-flourishing
Initials

f. 158
Initials
 
Initials with pen-flourishing

f. 158v
Initials with pen-flourishing
Illuminated iInitial with coat of arms

f. 164
Illuminated iInitial with coat of arms
Initials with pen-flourishing

f. 226
Initials with pen-flourishing
 
Initials with pen-flourishing

f. 226v
Initials with pen-flourishing
Illuminated initial

f. 227
Illuminated initial
Text page

f. 227v
Text page
 
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Additional 35092
Prose Brut
England; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 15th century
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Text page

f. 61
Text page

Additional 37677
Richard de Wethershed, Richard Alkerton, Thomas Wimbledon , Sermons and theological works
England, Central; 1st half of the 15th century
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Text page with border

f. 61v
Text page with border
Text page

f. 101
Text page

Additional 40143
Mystical marriage of St Catherine of Alexandria in verse
France or England; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 14th century

Additional 41996, ff. 112-113
Leaves from an illustrated Herbal
Italy, N. E. (?Veneto); 1st quarter of the 15th century
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Herbal

f. 112
Herbal
Herbal

f. 112v
Herbal
Herbal

f. 113
Herbal
 
Herbal

f. 113v
Herbal

Additional 46701   ff. 1-124
Cartulary of Stixwould priory, with additions up to the 16th century (ff. 110-124)
England, E (Lincolnshire); 2nd half of the 13th century
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Text page

f. 1
Text page

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