Advanced Search   *   Manuscripts   *   Scribes   *   Authors   *   Letters
Home   *   About the Project   *   Bibliography
Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council
Find What? Search by
Manuscript Description
Cambridge, Trinity College MS R.15.18, Part 1 (941)
MS Appellation:M. R. James catalogue 941
Contents:Part 1 of an assembly of 6 astrological treatises and calendars.
Date Range:1450-1475
Scribal Hands:
Examples of the hand. Click on the link above for full details and images of individual letter forms.

No of Folios:1-36 + 1 folio blank except for a single diagram
Signatures:No signatures
Catchwords:No catchwords
Page Size:225 x 162
Frame:Red ink ruling but barely visible at times.
Writing Space:155 x 100
Flourished Initials:Space was left for an initial on f1r
Miscellaneous Info:Contains diagrams with the usual red ink markings. In the possession of Trinity College before 1800 but provenance unknown.
Further Information:Seymour, M. C. A Catalogue of Chaucer Manuscripts, vol. 1, Works Before 'The Canterbury Tales', p. 121. Aldershot, Hants: Scolar Press, 1995.
Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York, King's Manor, York YO1 7EP