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Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Ashmole 1468, part III
Title:Piers Plowman
Contents:Piers Plowman, A Version
Language:English and Latin
Scribal Hands:
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Dialect:LP : 4568; Grid : 567 283; County : Suffolk
No of Folios:ii + 377 (paginated)
Pagination:Modern pencil in upper right corner.
Signatures:Quire signatures in bottom right corner of recto leaves.
Page Size:210 x 290
Frame:Frame ruled in drypoint
Writing Space:160 x 225
Marginal Headings:Passus headings in text column in rubric.
Title by Scribe:None. Begins defective.
Flourished Initials:Initial letters at beginnings of passus are 3 line initials in blue with red flourishing.
Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York, King's Manor, York YO1 7EP