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MS. Don. c. 13

John Wyclif, Sermons on the Sunday Epistles and Gospels; and lyrics perhaps by Richard Rolle, in English (northern dialect) and Latin
England; 14th century

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Upper board of binding.
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fol. iv recto
Former pastedown, a re-used leaf of an unfinished Gradual.
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fol. v recto
Flyleaf, with former shelfmark(?) and other inscriptions.
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fol. 1r
Opening of text.
Initial 'D'(cientes) (sic).
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fol. 68v
End of Sunday sermons, start of the eight-fold woes of the scribes and Pharisees.
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fol. 68v (detail)
As above.
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fol. 69v
Sanctorale.
Initial 'S'(tabat).
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fol. 93r
Sermons on Gospels.
Initial 'P'(rincipium).
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fol. 162v
The 'Lay folk's chatechism'.
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fol. 162v (detail)
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fol. 165v
End of the 'Lay folk's chatechism'; start of 'I herd an harping on a hille ...'.
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fol. 165v (detail)
As above.
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End of of 'I herd an harping on a hille ...' and start of 'Habide gode men and hald 3ou stil ...'
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fol. 166r
'Haile Ihesu my creatour; of sorou you ert medicyne ...'
'Jhesu my lefe Jhesu mu loue; Jhesu my couetynge ...', and
'Swete jhesu crist to ye; a synful wreche I helde me ...'
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fol. 166v
'Think man wharto you ert wro3t; ...' and an 'Exposicio super oracionem dominicam composita per Ricardum heremitam [Rolle]'
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fol. 166v (detail)
As above.
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fol. 166v (detail)
As above.
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fol. 167r

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Inner face of lower board.
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Outer face of lower board.
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Top of spine (detail).

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