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Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 3 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 28527
Summary of contents 'The Declaration of thaccompte of Syr John Williams knycht late Master and Treasourer of the Juelles and plate which were the late Kinges ... Henrye the eight'.
Language English
Origin English
Date 1553
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 470

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 4 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 29110
Summary of contents Poem on the Passion of Christ, imperfect at beginning.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment

Decoration
Good miniatures (damaged), initials. (P&A iii. 976)
membr. 1
Type miniatures
Subject Scenes and instruments of Passion: base of column with rope; Christ bearing the Cross, walking on path with footprints; three nails with blood; hammer; vessel of gall with handle; crossed lance and pole with sponge; ladder; crossed tongues and pincers; head of a Jew in fantastic hat, spitting at Christ; cross on a base of earth; Christ as the Man of Sorrows, in tomb, hands crossed.

Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 560
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 561
Manuscript image fol. Roll Part of text with four initials 'T'. In left margin, instruments of the Passion and Resurrection below.
Bibliography
2000
An index of images in English manuscripts from the time of Chaucer to Henry VIII c.1380 - c. 1509, general editor Kathleen L. Scott. The Bodleian Library, Oxford I. MSS Additional - Digby, by Ann Eljenholm Nichols, Michael T. Orr, Kathleen L. Scott & Lynda Dennison, Turnhout: Harvey Miller Publishers, 2000, p. 32 no. 14
1990
Kathleen L. Scott, 'The illustrations of Piers Plowman in Bodleian Library MS Douce 104', The Yearbook of Langland Studies, 4 ( 1990), 1-86 at p. 57 n. 108

Bodleian shelfmark: = REFS. LXXXVII.17

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 6 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 30314
Summary of contents Three poems, on death, the signs preceding the Day of Judgement, and the Lord's Prayer.
Language English
Origin English
Date 13th century, second half
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 786
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 787

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 7 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 29284
Summary of contents Rhyming verses on the kings of England from William the Conqueror to Henry VI.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 601
Bibliography
2000
An index of images in English manuscripts from the time of Chaucer to Henry VIII c.1380 - c. 1509, general editor Kathleen L. Scott. The Bodleian Library, Oxford I. MSS Additional - Digby, by Ann Eljenholm Nichols, Michael T. Orr, Kathleen L. Scott & Lynda Dennison, Turnhout: Harvey Miller Publishers, 2000, p. 31 no. 15

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 12 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 29442
Summary of contents A kontakion, containing part of the Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom for the use of a priest in the celebration of the Mass.
Language Greek
Date 12th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 624

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 14 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 29579
Summary of contents Genealogy and chronicle of the kings of England from Brut to Edward I (1272), with additions to c. 1301.
Language French
Origin English
Date after 1272
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 648
Bibliography
1999
Ruth J. Dean (with Maureen B. M. Boulton), Anglo-Norman literature: a guide to texts and manuscripts (Anglo-Norman Text Society, Occasional Publications Series, No. 3), London 1999, no. 6

Bodleian shelfmark: BDH = R.

Shelfmark MS. Add. E. 15 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 30318
Summary of contents Treatise on Antichrist (recto, 13th century), with metrical treatise on the calendar and mnemonic poem on the calendarial saints (verso, 14th century).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th and 14th century
Material parchment
Images
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 787
Catalogue image Vol. 5, p. 788


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