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Canterbury tales.

Canterbury tales.

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Creator: Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400.
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Date: [ca. 1460-1490]
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Description:
From the collections of Henry R. Grissil; William Cooke; Sir Maurice Berkeley. Ex libris Sion College Library. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Annotated on f. 78 with the names "William Cooke" and "Morris Barckley."
Layout: single columns of 24 lines.
Script: English bookhand.
Decoration: six initials in red.
Library stamp: Sion College.
Binding: eighteenth-century full paneled calf, gilt.
Byname: Sion College Chaucer.
Abstract:
Manuscript, on parchment, in a single hand, containing four of the Canterbury tales: the Clerk's tale; the Wife of Bath's tale; the Friar's tale; and the Summoner's tale.
Physical Description:
79 l. : parchment ; 215 x 160 mm.
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Object ID: 16371215
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