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Chronicon de regibus angliae.

Chronicon de regibus angliae.

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Creator: Peter, of Ickham, approximately 1290.
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Date: [between 1305 and 1330]
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Ex libris Brudenell family. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Scribal explicit: "hic pennam fixi penitet me si male dixi."
Ownership inscription on front paper flyleaf: "Brudenell de Deen d[omi]nusque de Stonton."
Some marginal annotations, particularly in lower margins. Some of these have been trimmed; three leaves containing lower margin annotations have been left untrimmed and folded back, apparently in an effort to preserve the annotations (13r; 22r; 59r).
Two leaves bound in at the end of the volume contain passages from the Doctrinale of Alexander de Villa Dei. Ownership inscription on 1r in a later, (early seventeenth-century?) hand: "Mistresse Leucey Brudenell."
Layout: single columns of 34 lines.
Script: rounded gothic script.
Decoration: Rubricated.
Binding: seventeenth-century full calf, with the arms of the Brudenell family in gilt on the covers.
Abstract:
Manuscript, on parchment, in a single hand, of a version of Peter of Ickham's chronicle of English history. The narrative in this copy ends with 1301; this is followed by several brief entries in the same hand for events dated between 1287 and 1305.
Physical Description:
ff. iii + 70 + 2 + iii : parchment ; 210 x 170 mm.
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Object ID: 16371201
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