File NLW MS 441C - Historical prophecies

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NLW MS 441C

Title

Historical prophecies

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  • 16 cent. (Creation)

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93 pp. (text begins p. 14, ends p. 72; many leaves blank) 265 x 390 mm.

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Signature of James Raine, Durham (librarian to the dean and chapter, secretary of the Surtees Society, etc., d. 1858) on fly-leaf

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A 16th century miscellaneous collection, in Latin and English, of historical prophecies in verse and prose attributed to Merlin, Thomas of Erceldoune and others; the text begins on p. 14 and ends on p. 72, with many blank leaves.

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  • lateng

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Latin, English

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Digital version available http://hdl.handle.net/10107/5193256 (May 2020)

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For similar, though not identical, compilations, see H. L. D. Ward, Catalogue of Romances, vol. I, 1883, pp. 292-338.

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Creator ref. no.: Williams MS 219

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 441C

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vtls004290692

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(WlAbNL)0000290692

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