|Creator:||Guy, de Chauliac, approximately 1300-1368.|
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Previously owned by Sir Thomas Nott; John Byrom; Chetham's Library, Manchester. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Support: mixed. 101 paper leaves, 52 parchment leaves.
Layout: double columns of 54 lines.
Script: cursive bookhand.
Decoration: seven large decorated initials; numerous smaller initials in blue with red penwork.
Binding: fifteenth-century blind-stamped full calf over wooden boards, rebacked; remains of later hardware. Binder's label on back pastedown: W. H. Woods & Co. / Manchester / 1879.
Wanting ff. 2-3. Some gaps and errors in foliation.
Includes 5 inserted slips.
Manuscript, on paper and parchment, in a single hand, of a Middle English translation of de Chauliac's treatise on surgery and other aspects of practical medical treatment, particularly of wounds.
153 l. : paper and parchment ; 375 x 265 mm
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