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The treatise of fishing with an angle.

The treatise of fishing with an angle.

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Creator: Berners, Juliana, 1388?-
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Date: [between 1400 and 1500]
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Description:
Watermarks: unidentified hand.
Script: Written by a single scribe in a bold English secretary script.
Simple flourishes and initial strokes, in red.
Stains throughout, some obscuring text. Severe trimming has resulted in loss of marginalia.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Russia leather, gold-tooled, by C. Lewis in 1823. Rebacked.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper of The Treatise of Fishing with an Angle, attributed to Dame Juliana Berners.
Physical Description:
ff. 10 + 10 + 2 : paper ; 190 x 145 (ca. 172 x 125) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 14716478
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