Folger bibliographic ID: 224777
Folger call number: V.a.76
Folger holdings ID: 279747
Accession Number: cs3
Manuscript codex In Latin Title from spine Collation: Leaves ii + 52 + ii; 1⁶(-1) 2-6⁸ 7⁸(-1); no catchwords; signatures a ii-iii and b-g i-iiii are marked on lower right corners; leaf 41 missing except for upper left corner; leaf 52 missing bottom half Layout: Written in 26 long lines (dimensions of written space: 170 x 110 mm) Script: Written in a very unusual English Cursive hand Decoration: Some very simple pen flourishings at the ends of chapters on leaves 5v, 6v, 22r, 23r, 25r, 25v, 32v, 36r etc Binding: 19th century, half calf (blue leather and marbled paper), marble endpapers Origin: England, 15th century Warwick Castle Shakespeare Library (coat of arms) Possible marks of ownership in 16th century hands on leaves 31v ("Standely"), 49v (illegible), 50v ("Henri Holt") Shelfmark: Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, MS V.a.76
Leaves 1r-52v: "[text begins abruptly] ... Quid aut apostolus. Qui perseuerauerunt in finem ... quid nos perducat qui sine fine regnat. amen. [rubr.] Explicit liber de gestis romanorum"
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former owner: Warwick Castle (Warwick, England). Shakespeare Library