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Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 82
Summary Catalogue no. 12900
Summary of contents The siege of Thebes. The siege of Troy. John Gower, Confessio amantis (extract).
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 99
Summary Catalogue no. 12917
Summary of contents Abridgement of the Travels of Sir John Mandeville.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 100
Summary Catalogue no. 12918
Summary of contents Travels of Sir John Mandeville (imperfect at beginning and end).
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century, first half
Material paper, parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 101
Summary Catalogue no. 12919
Summary of contents Travels of Sir John Mandeville.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 112
Summary Catalogue no. 12930
Summary of contents Life of St. Jerome.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 211
Summary Catalogue no. 13022
Summary of contents Collection of historical, theological, geographical and other texts.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 218
Summary Catalogue no. 13029
Summary of contents Celso Maffei of Verona, De re dissuasoria.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Rome (?)
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initial. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 358)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 225
Summary Catalogue no. 13034
Summary of contents Johannes de Bado Aureo, Tractatus de armis.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 232
Summary Catalogue no. 13041
Summary of contents Rhetorical, theological and legal treatises and extracts, including Thomas Merke, De modo dictandi tractatus. Walter Map, Apocalypsis Goliae.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 235
Summary Catalogue no. 13044
Summary of contents Duns Scotus, Quaestiones super Porphyrium; Quaestiones in Praedicamenta Aristotelis.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 238
Summary Catalogue no. 13047
Summary of contents Astronomical, calendarial, medical and Biblical treatises and fragments.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 239
Summary Catalogue no. 13048
Summary of contents Calendarial and astronomical treatises and tables.
Language Latin
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 242
Summary Catalogue no. 13051
Summary of contents Zodiacal prognostications.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 247
Summary Catalogue no. 13055
Summary of contents Treatise on chiromancy.
Language Latin and English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment and paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 248
Summary Catalogue no. 13056
Summary of contents Theological, scientific, prophetic and historical texts.
Language Latin, English, and French
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 249
Summary Catalogue no. 13057
Summary of contents Ars mensurandi.
Language Latin
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 251
Summary Catalogue no. 13059
Composite fols. 1- 17 || fols. 18 - 50 || fols. 51-115
Summary of contents Calendar. || Medical treatises and recipes. || Medical treatises.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century, last quarter || 15th century || 14th century - 15th century
Material parchment

Decoration
- || - || Miniature (drawing), fol. 51r. (P&A iii. 756)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 252
Summary Catalogue no. 13060
Summary of contents Texts on magic and fortune telling.
Language Latin and English
Origin English
Date 15th century and 17th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 263
Summary Catalogue no. 15536
Summary of contents William of Malmesbury, Life of St. Dunstan in two main hands; first, 16th century, beginning, responsible for fols. 1-33.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 16th century, beginning and 15th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Initial (fols. 1-33). (P&A iii. 1178)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 265
Summary Catalogue no. 13069
Summary of contents Walter Map, Apocalypsis Goliae.
Language Latin
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 295
Summary Catalogue no. 13095
Summary of contents Castrianus (verse courtesy book of Eton College).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 297
Summary Catalogue no. 13097
Summary of contents C. Paulus Amalthaeus, O.F.M., poem on the death of Emperor Frederick III (d. 1493).
Language Latin
Origin German, Austria
Date after 1493
Material parchment

Decoration
Coats of arms. Written in humanistic script. (P&A i. 183)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 318
Summary Catalogue no. 13325
Summary of contents Carthusian documents (fols. 73-162).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 328
Summary Catalogue no. 15444
Summary of contents Note-book of Walter Pollard of Plymouth: proverbs, charms, grammatical, moral and religious texts, verse, etc.
Language Latin and English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 329
Summary Catalogue no. 13117
Summary of contents Genealogy of the Kings of England from William I to Edward II. Brut Chronicle. Short French chronicle of England.
Language Latin and French
Origin English
Date 14th century, second quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good miniatures (defaced). (P&A iii. 603, pl. LXII)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 338
Summary Catalogue no. 13125
Summary of contents Jerome, Gennadius Massiliensis, Isidore, Cassiodorus, etc.
Language Latin
Origin English, Durham
Date 12th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A iii. 218)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 351
Summary Catalogue no. 13136
Summary of contents Robert Grosseteste, letter.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 358
Summary Catalogue no. 15476
Summary of contents Fragment of a register of John Wheathamstead, Abbot of St. Albans, 1420. Pseudo-Aristotle, De regimine principum. Lapidary. 'De mirabilibus Britannie'. Commentary on Lucan, Pharsalia. Chronicle. 'Legenda de Constantia'.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 403
Summary Catalogue no. 13172
Summary of contents Theological treatises.
Language Latin
Date c. 1500
Material paper

Decoration
Three folios prefixed at the beginning with woodcuts of the Pietà with the instruments of Passion, the Crucifixion, and the Last Judgement.


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 410
Summary Catalogue no. 13179
Summary of contents Johannes Tinctor, Sermo contra sectam Vaudensium.
Language French
Origin Flemish
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniature, initials. (P&A i. 379, pl. XXX)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 435
Summary Catalogue no. 13204
Summary of contents Extracts from Italian translation of Aristotle, Ethics.
Language Italian
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 441
Summary Catalogue no. 13210
Summary of contents Raymund de Penafort, Summa de penitentia.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 13th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials (partly mutilated). (P&A iii. 465)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 483
Summary Catalogue no. 13251
Summary of contents Treatise on falconry.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Bologna (?)
Date 14th century, beginning
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initial. (P&A ii. 117)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 484
Summary Catalogue no. 13252
Summary of contents Life of Christ.
Language Netherlandish
Origin Dutch
Date 1447
Material parchment

Decoration
Good border, initials. (P&A i. 213)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 496
Summary Catalogue no. 13264
Summary of contents Italian translation of Pier Candido Decembrio's Latin translation of Appianus Alexandrinus (Appien), Liber Parthicus.
Language Italian
Origin Italian
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 501
Summary Catalogue no. 13269
Summary of contents Manuel Lyndo, astronomical tracts.
Language Portugese
Origin Portuguese
Date c. 1539
Material paper

Decoration
Good borders, initials, diagrams. (P&A i. 895)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 502
Summary Catalogue no. 13270
Summary of contents Petrarch, De sui ipsius et multorum ignorantia.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, North-east
Date before 1476 (erased inscription with the date 1476, fol. 17v).
Material parchment

Decoration
Good unfinished initial. (P&A ii. 886)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 506
Summary Catalogue no. 13274
Summary of contents Law (fragment of Novae Narrationes).
Language French and Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 520
Summary Catalogue no. 13288
Summary of contents Treatises: De elementis; De obedientia; Revelationes. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 526
Summary Catalogue no. 13294
Summary of contents 'Ragionamento di Benedetto Varchi'.
Language Italian
Origin Italian
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 533
Summary Catalogue no. 13301
Summary of contents Laws of the city of Bruges.
Language Dutch
Origin Netherlandish
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 537
Summary Catalogue no. 13305
Summary of contents 'Livre des dis moraulx des philozophes'. 'Les commandemens Senecque' (translation of De quatuor virtutibus). 'Les enseignemens de Boron'.
Language French
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 555
Summary Catalogue no. 13324
Summary of contents Statutes of a confraternity at Seville.
Language Spanish
Origin Spanish
Date 15th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 556
Summary Catalogue no. 13325
Summary of contents Collection of all the documents of the treaty of Brétigny, 1360.
Language French
Origin French
Date c. 1500
Material parchment

Decoration
Miniature, post-medieval copy (?), border initial. (P&A i. 819)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 591
Summary Catalogue no. 13364
Summary of contents Diego de San Pedro, Carcel de amor. French translation, 'Le Livre de Leriano et de la Dame Laureolle'.
Language French
Origin French
Date 16th century, first quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good miniatures. (P&A i. 845, pl. XLI)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 595
Summary Catalogue no. 13368
Summary of contents Johannes de Katham, El fascicolo de medicina, translated by Sanbastiano Manilio.
Language Italian
Origin Italian, Vaiano
Date 1498
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 643
Summary Catalogue no. 13416
Summary of contents Romulionne (translation of 'Historia de gestis Romanorum').
Language Italian
Origin Italian
Date 15th century, end
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 649
Summary Catalogue no. 13422
Summary of contents Copy-book.
Language Latin
Origin English, Norwich
Date c. 1595
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine flourished pen initials by the writing-master John Scottowe of Norwich, with copies by his pupil Wiman Ramsey.


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 652
Summary Catalogue no. 13425
Summary of contents Travels of Sir John Mandeville.
Language English and Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 659
Summary Catalogue no. 13431
Summary of contents Exempla.
Language French
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 678
Summary Catalogue no. 13451
Summary of contents Miscellaneous medical collections.
Language English and Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century - 17th century
Material paper, parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 714
Summary Catalogue no. 13485
Summary of contents Peter Lombard, Commentary on Psalms.
Language Latin
Date 12th century, end
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 763
Summary Catalogue no. 13533
Summary of contents Part of cartulary of St. Thomas's Hospital, Southwark. || List of benefices in the county of York copied from MS. Rawl. B. 457.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century, beginning || 18th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 775, MS. Rawl. D. 776, MS. Rawl. D. 777, MS. Rawl. D. 778, MS. Rawl. D. 779, MS. Rawl. D. 780, MS. Rawl. D. 781, MS. Rawl. D. 782, MS. Rawl. D. 783, MS. Rawl. D. 784, MS. Rawl. D. 785
Summary Catalogue no. 13545, 13546, 13547, 13548, 13549, 13550, 13551, 13552, 13553, 13554, 13555
Summary of contents Eleven volumes of the pay-books of James Nedam, surveyor of all the king's manors within the realm of England for 1532-1543.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 786
Summary Catalogue no. 13556
Summary of contents Churchwardens' accounts for the Church of St. Mary, Sutterton, Lincolnshire, from 1483 to 1537.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century and 16th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 873
Summary Catalogue no. 13640
Summary of contents Homiliary.
Language Latin
Origin Italian, Reggio-Emilia
Date 12th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A ii. 55)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 874
Summary Catalogue no. 13641
Summary of contents Lancelot cycle. Branches 4 and 5.
Language French
Origin Italian
Date 14th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine historiated initial (defaced), and other initials. (P&A ii. 204)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 876, MS. Rawl. D. 877
Summary Catalogue no. 13643, 13644
Summary of contents Valerius Maximus, Memorabilia. Translated into French by Simon de Hesdin and Nicholas de Gonnesse.
Language French
Origin French
Date before 1477
Material paper

Decoration
Good borders, initials. (P&A i. 744)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 893
Summary Catalogue no. 13659
Summary of contents Collection of MS fragments, including a leaf with a symbolical representation of alchemical processes (fol. 103), 15th century, third quarter, German, West.
Language German
Date 8th century - 17th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniature on fol. 103. (P&A i. 173, pl. XII)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 894
Summary Catalogue no. 13660
Summary of contents Collection of fragments from ecclesiastical service books, including: Ferial Psalter, use of Sarum (cutting), 15th century, first half, fol. 18; Evangelistary, 13th century, first half, fols. 19-20 (two leaves, fragments); Missal, use of Sarum, 15th century, first quarter, fol. 32 (single leaf); Psalter, 14th century, beginning, fols. 43-44 (fragments); Missal, 14th century, first half, fol. 72 (single leaf); Book of Hours, 15th century, beginning, fol. 73 (single leaf).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 8th century - 15th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Initial, fol. 18. (P&A iii. 968) Initials, fols. 19-20. (P&A iii. 407) Fine border, initials (mutilated), fol. 32. (P&A iii. 879) Good borders, initials, fols. 43-44. (P&A iii. 568) Initial, fol. 72. (P&A iii. 963) Good initial, fol. 73. (P&A iii. 852)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 899
Summary Catalogue no. 13665
Summary of contents Lancelot Cycle, Branches 3, 4, and 5.
Language French
Origin French
Date 13th century, end
Material parchment

Decoration
Fine miniatures and historiated initials, defaced. (P&A i. 559)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 913
Summary Catalogue no. 13679
Summary of contents Collection of fragments including John Lydgate, The siege of Troy (fragment), 15th century, third quarter, fols. 2-3; Geoffrey Chaucer, Treatise on the astrolabe, c. 1420, fols. 22-42; Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meung, Le roman de la rose (fragments), 14th century, first half, fols. 94-97.
Language English, French, and Dutch
Origin English, French, Netherlandish
Date 14th century - 16th century
Material paper, parchment

Decoration
Good border, initial, fols. 2-3. (P&A iii. 1083, pl. C) Good diagrams, initial, fols. 22-42. (P&A iii. 866) Good initials, fols. 94-97. (P&A i. 600)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 928 (R)
Summary Catalogue no. 13694
Summary of contents John Somer, Kalendarium; etc.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 938
Summary Catalogue no. 13704
Summary of contents Calendar, with historical notes.
Language Latin
Origin English, Yorkshire, Knaresborough Priory of Holy Trinity or Kirkham Priory of Holy Trinity
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 939
Summary Catalogue no. 15409
Summary of contents Agricultural and prognostic almanac in six pieces.
Language English and Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century, second half
Material parchment

Decoration
Miniatures (coloured drawings). (P&A iii. 749)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1020
Summary Catalogue no. 15551
Summary of contents English Chronicle to 1516 by 'T.G.' (Thomas Gardiner).
Language English
Origin English
Date 16th century, first half
Material paper

Decoration
Miniatures, diagrams. Mutilated. (P&A iii. 1190)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1066
Summary Catalogue no. 13818
Summary of contents Secretum philosophorum.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th or 15th century
Material parchment

Decoration
Good miniatures, diagrams, including two of an aqueduct said to have been made at Worksop by canon Edmundus de Sancto Andrea. (P&A iii. 964, pl. XCI)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1131
Summary Catalogue no. 13880
Summary of contents Bede-roll of a parish guild of St. Peter.
Language English
Origin English, Yorkshire (?)
Date 16th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1138
Summary Catalogue no. 13887
Summary of contents French devotional treatise. Charters, documents.
Language Latin and French
Origin English
Date 12th century - 18th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1210
Summary Catalogue no. 13944
Composite three parts
Summary of contents Commentary on Martin Cortes, Compendio de la sphera y de la arte de naugar. || Collection of medical tracts (imperfect at the beginning). || John Chambers, Confutation of astrologicall daemonologie (part).
Language English and Latin
Origin English
Date 16th century, second half || 15th century || 17th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1218
Summary Catalogue no. 13952
Summary of contents Nicholas of Lynn, Calendar. Translation of Aristotle, Oeconomica. Etc.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century - 15th century
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1220
Summary Catalogue no. 13954
Summary of contents Astrological treatises.
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century, third quarter
Material parchment

Decoration
Good miniatures (coloured drawings). Copied from a Netherlandish blockbook. (P&A iii. 1110, pl. CIII)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1221
Summary Catalogue no. 13955
Summary of contents Medical treatises and recipes.
Language Latin and English
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1222
Summary Catalogue no. 15559
Summary of contents Collection of 278 miscellaneous recipes in cookery (imperfect at the beginning).
Language English
Origin English
Date 15th century, middle
Material parchment, paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1223
Summary Catalogue no. 15425
Summary of contents Cartulary of the Priory of Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire (transcript).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 16th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1224
Summary Catalogue no. 13956
Summary of contents Britton (imperfect at the beginning).
Language French
Origin English
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1225
Summary Catalogue no. 13957
Summary of contents Martyrology.
Language Latin
Origin English, Shrewsbury
Date 12th century, third quarter, with later additions
Material parchment

Decoration
Good initials. (P&A iii. 181)


Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1226
Summary Catalogue no. 13958
Summary of contents Greek - Latin vocabulary. Treatises on Greek grammar.
Language Latin and Greek
Origin English
Date 16th century, beginning
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1227
Summary Catalogue no. 13959
Summary of contents Astrological treatises and tables.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1228
Summary Catalogue no. 13960
Composite three parts
Summary of contents Bartholomew of Exeter, Poenitentiale. Pseudo-Augustine, Visitatio infirmorum. || pseudo-Ambrose, Meditations. || Jehan de Blois, Epitome of subjects of Psalms and Canticles.
Language Latin
Date 12th century, end || 12th century, end || 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1229
Summary Catalogue no. 13961
Composite two parts
Summary of contents Astrological treatises. || Richard Rolle, Commentary on Psalter.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 15th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1230
Summary Catalogue no. 13962
Summary of contents Last leaf and fly-leaf from a manuscript: texts relating to Richard II.
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th century and 15th century, beginning
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1236
Summary Catalogue no. 13968
Summary of contents Apocryphal texts concerning the Virgin Mary and Christ.
Language Latin
Origin Irish
Date 14th century
Material parchment

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1362
Summary Catalogue no. 14091
Summary of contents Chiromancy (fols. 1-12). Office of Bridget of Sweden (fols. 13-24).
Language Latin
Origin English
Date 14th - 15th century
Material paper

Shelfmark MS. Rawl. D. 1373
Summary Catalogue no. 15561
Summary of contents Fifteen small fragments from bindings, including several from a treatise on logic.
Language Latin
Date 13th century - 16th century
Material parchment, paper


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