An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman; EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 4169
Title: An album containing poems written in a faux-Gothic calligraphic hand and illuminated in the style of a medieval manuscript
Dates of Creation: n.d.
Extent: 42 leaves
Appearance: Red leather binding, early twentieth-century; gold and blind-tooled, stamped ‘Illuminated Poems’. There is a bookplate reading 'M.A. Capel' in red leather with gold tooling mounted on the front pastedown.
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

Album created by an unidentified author-artist.


Scope and Content

Includes:


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs B E Jellard, 5 December 2013. Formerly in the possession of Richard Geddes Jellard.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. d. 4169, fols. 1-2


Access Point(s)

Illumination of books and manuscripts

Poetry


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