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The Letters of Thomas Burnet to George Ducket, 1712-1722. Edited by David Nicol Smith

by Smith, D.N. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Front board water-damaged and rear board scuffed, some light waterstaining to the prelims and mild foxing to the page edges, con
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1914
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Later Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards with gilt rules, top edge gilt,others uncut, 4to, 29 cm, title printed in red an
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Printed for presentation to members of the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1914. Later Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards with gilt rules, top edge gilt,others uncut, 4to, 29 cm, title printed in red and black,. xliii, 325 pp, portrait frontispiece and one collotype facsimile. Scarce. The work was presented to the Club by the 1st Marquess of… Read more about this item
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The Mirroure of the World : Ms Bodley 283 (England c. 1470-1480) : The Physical Composition, Decoration and Illustration. With an Introduction by Kathleen L. Scott

by Laurent, D. ; Scott, K.L

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Used - Howard M. Nixon's copy, with his name in red and asterisked in the list of members. Spine and upper part of front board fade
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Two hundred copies were made available for sale
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1980
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Cherry quarter morocco and boards, top edge gilt, large folio,
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Printed for the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1980. Two hundred copies were made available for sale. Cherry quarter morocco and boards, top edge gilt, large folio,. xiii, 68 pp, 21 leaves of facsimile (some heightened in gilt), [8] pp of plates. From the introduction: "The Roxburghe Club has decided to make available in a partial reproduction a… Read more about this item
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Therese. A fragment. Edited with an introduction by Desmond Flower

by Voltaire ; Flower, D

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Used - Near Fine
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1981
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Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy boards, large 8vo,
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, Cambridge, first edition, 1981. Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy boards, large 8vo,. [8], 19 pp, [8] pp of plates of facsimile. Includes an Introduction by Flower which is handset in types cast from Baskerville's original matrices and a transcript and facsimile of the four surviving leaves from this lost play. … Read more about this item
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The Boke of Noblesse: Addressed to King Edward The Fourth on his Invasion of France in 1475. With an Introduction by John Gough Nichols F.S.A

by Nichols, J.G. ; Roxburghe Club ; [ Worcester, W. ]

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Used - Bookplate of R.C. Fiske of Morningthorpe Manor on front pastedown endpaper. Covers somewhat scuffed and rubbed, contents Very Go
Published
1860
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Brown morocco spine and Roxburghe boards, title printed in red and black, 4to, 29 cm,
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Printed for the Roxburghe Club, London, first edition, 1860. Brown morocco spine and Roxburghe boards, title printed in red and black, 4to, 29 cm,. [4], lx, 95, [1] pp. The scarce first printing of a polemical text written to urge recovery of the English possessions disastrously lost to France and the restoration of the English monarchy to its… Read more about this item
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An Early Breton Gospel Book : A Ninth-Century Manuscript from the Collection of H. L. Bradfer-Lawrence, 1887-1965

by Wormald, F. ; Alexander, J.J.G

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Used - Howard M. Nixon's copy, with his name in red in the List of Members. A few scuffs to spine-leather, otherwise a Near Fine co
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1977
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Full red morocco, double gilt filet border on boards, top edge gilt, folio, 35 cm
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, Cambridge, first edition, 1977. Full red morocco, double gilt filet border on boards, top edge gilt, folio, 35 cm. xv, 31 pp, 48 plates. 8 in colour. Bound by Zaehnsdorf. A facsimile of an Early Medieval Gospel book of great iconographical interest, with an introductory study by Frances Wormald and an… Read more about this item
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The Sobieski Hours : A Manuscript in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle

by Spencer, E.P. ; Bedford Master

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Used - Spine a little rubbed, otherwise Near Fine
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1977
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Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy cloth, folio, black skiver spine-label between bands, top edge gilt, 34 cm,
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, Academic Press, London, first edition, 1977. Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy cloth, folio, black skiver spine-label between bands, top edge gilt, 34 cm,. [12], 69 pp, [52] leaves of plates, 88 monochrome and 9 colour plates. Includes reproductions of all miniatures of the ms., by 3 illuminators identified as the Bedford… Read more about this item
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Heraldo Memoriale : Or Memoirs of the College of Arms from 1727 to 1744

by Leake, S.M. ; Wagner, Sir Anthony R

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Used - Howard M. Nixon's copy, with his name asterisked in red in the list of members. Laid in is a carbon copy of a typescript let
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1981
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Quarter morocco and brown boards, top edge gilt, 8vo,
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, London, first edition, 1981. Quarter morocco and brown boards, top edge gilt, 8vo,. xv, 120 pp, coloured portrait frontispiece. The contemporary journal of Stephen Martin Leake, sometime Garter King of Arms, recording much about the College of Arms and his struggles with John Anstis the elder. Howard M. Nixon's copy,… Read more about this item
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An Early Breton Gospel Book : A Ninth-Century Manuscript from the Collection of H. L. Bradfer-Lawrence, 1887-1965

by Wormald, F. ; Alexander, J.J.G

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Used - Lord Clark's copy, with his name printed in red in the list of members and his Saltwood Castle booklabel on the front pasted
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1977
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, Cambridge, first edition, 1977. Full red morocco, double gilt filet border on boards, top edge gilt, folio, 35 cm. xv, 31 pp, 48 plates. 8 in colour. Bound by Zaehnsdorf. A facsimile of an Early Medieval Gospel book of great iconographical interest, with an introductory study by Frances Wormald and an… Read more about this item
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A Tour in Scotland in 1863

by Parker, Miss

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Used - Fine. Laid in are a menu for a Roxburghe Club dinner held in the Upper Library [ of Stobhall] on 26th June, 1981 and an 8 page
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Edition limited to 200 copies for sale according to a contempora
Published
1984
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Dark brown quarter morocco and wine-coloured boards, gilt spine title and decoration on both boards, gilt top, 4to, 29 cm,
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club by the Earl of Perth, London, first edition, 1984. Edition limited to 200 copies for sale according to a contemporary advertisement for the book. Dark brown quarter morocco and wine-coloured boards, gilt spine title and decoration on both boards, gilt top, 4to, 29 cm,. [114] pp, ills. A facsimile of the… Read more about this item
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The Maps and Text of the Boke of Idrography Presented by Jean Rotz to Henry VIII, Now in the British Library
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The Maps and Text of the Boke of Idrography Presented by Jean Rotz to Henry VIII, Now in the British Library

by Rotz, J. ; Wallis, H.M. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Small booklabel of the University of Oxford Printers Library on front pastedown endpaper, minor scuffs to the covers and to the
Published
1981
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Half morocco, top edge gilt, folio, 62 cm,
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9780950664101
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Printed for presentation to the members of the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1981. Half morocco, top edge gilt, folio, 62 cm,. xvi, 96 pp, 32 leaves of plates. A splendid volume reproducing Jean Rotz' manuscript Boke of Idrography (British Library manuscript, Royal MS 20 E.ix) in facsimile, with expert introductory essays by contributors including Helen Wallis, Janet… Read more about this item
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Speculum Peccatorum : 'The Mirror of Sinners' printed in London by Wynkyn de Worde c.1509 -10. With an Introduction and Translation by Jeremy Griffiths

by Worde, W. de ; Griffiths, J

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Used - Fine
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1992
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Cloth, small 8vo, 19 cm,
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Printed for presentation to the members of The Roxburghe Club, Cambridge, first edition, 1992. Cloth, small 8vo, 19 cm,. 64 pp, [18] facsimile plates. From the introduction: "The anonymous Latin prose text of the Speculum Peccatorum, printed in London, at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, by Wynkyn De Worde, exists in an unique copy in… Read more about this item
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Remembrances of Things Worth Seeing in Italy : Given to John Evelyn 25 April 1646

by Arundel, T.H., 14th Earl of ; Evelyn, J. ; Robinson, J.M

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Used - Front board just a trifle faded relative to rear board, otherwise Near Fine
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1987
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Quarter morocco and cloth, gilt arms on front board, top edge gilt, 8vo, 26 cm,
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, London, first edition, 1987. Quarter morocco and cloth, gilt arms on front board, top edge gilt, 8vo, 26 cm,. 43 pp, 3 plates. Edited with notes, introduction, and an extract from Evelyn's diary by John Martin Robinson. "Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel and eldest grandson of the attainted 4th Duke of… Read more about this item
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The Mirroure of the World : Ms Bodley 283 (England c. 1470-1480) : The Physical Composition, Decoration and Illustration. With an Introduction by Kathleen L. Scott

by Laurent, D. ; Scott, K.L

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Used - Slightly faded around the head of the spine, otherwise Very Good
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Two hundred copies were made available for sale
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1980
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Printed for the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1980. Two hundred copies were made available for sale. Cherry quarter morocco and boards, top edge gilt, large folio,. xiii, 68 pp, 21 leaves of facsimile (some heightened in gilt), [8] pp of plates. From the introduction: "The Roxburghe Club has decided to make available in a partial reproduction a… Read more about this item
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An Illuminated Manuscript of La Somme le Roy by Laurent, a Dominican, attributed to the Parisian miniaturist Honoré; with an Introduction by Eric George Millar [ with a small archive of correspondence relating to the production of the book]

by Honore ; Millar, E.G. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Charles Clay's copy, his name red printed in the membership list, & with a few mss. notes in his hand loosely inserted [
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Approximately 100 copies printed,of which 40 were reserved for m
Published
1953
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Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, top edge gilt, 4to, 39 cm, title printed in red and black,
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Printed for the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1953. Approximately 100 copies printed,of which 40 were reserved for members. Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, top edge gilt, 4to, 39 cm, title printed in red and black,. 51 pp, 34 plates. Text in English with Old French "Directions for the illuminator" and illustrations including texts in Old French… Read more about this item
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The Trinity College Apocalypse. A Reproduction in facsimile of the MS. R. 16.2 in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. With Preface and Description by M. R. James

by James M.R. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Charles W. Dyson Perrins' second member's copy, with his name asterisked in the list of members. Later bookplate of Char
Published
1909
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Folio, Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, top edge gilt, others uncut, title printed in red and black, 49 cm,
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Printed for presentation to members of the Roxburghe Club, first edition, 1909. Folio, Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, top edge gilt, others uncut, title printed in red and black, 49 cm,. viii, [2], 35, [1] pp, 62 pp of collotype facsimile and 3 coloured plates heightened in gold,. Rare in the market - the last copy seen… Read more about this item
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The Old English Version of Partonope of Blois, edited for the first time from manuscripts in University College Library, and the Bodleian, at Oxford, by the Rev. W. E. Buckley
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The Old English Version of Partonope of Blois, edited for the first time from manuscripts in University College Library, and the Bodleian, at Oxford, by the Rev. W. E. Buckley

by [Piramus, D. ] ; Buckley, W. E. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - A member's copy with Ralph Neville Grenville's name in red in the list of members
Published
1862
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Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title printed in red and black, 4to, , 27 cm,
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J.B. Nichols and Sons, printed for the Roxburghe Club, London, first edition, 1862. Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title printed in red and black, 4to, , 27 cm,. []6], 12, //liv, 299, [1] pp, engraved half-title, facs. A member's copy with Ralph Neville Grenville's name in red in the list of members.
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A Thirteenth Century York Psalter : A Manuscript Written and Illuminated in the Diocese of York About A.D. 1250. Described by Eric George Millar
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A Thirteenth Century York Psalter : A Manuscript Written and Illuminated in the Diocese of York About A.D. 1250. Described by Eric George Millar

by Millar, E.G. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Boards somewhat splayed and with a few marks, otherwise Very Good
Published
1952
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Cloth, top edge gilt, folio, 40 cm, title printed in red and black,
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Printed for presentation to members of the Roxburghe Club, Oxford, first edition, 1952. Cloth, top edge gilt, folio, 40 cm, title printed in red and black,. 22 pp, 12 plates printed by Emery Walker. The manuscript is now known as the Hunterian Psalter. Millar's volume includes a transcript of the kalendar and litany. The ms. was acquired in… Read more about this item
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Generides. A Royal Historie of the Excellent Knight Generides. Edited from the unique MS. of John Tollemache, Esq., M.P., of Peckforton Castle, South Cheshire, and Helmingham Hall, Suffolk, by F. J. Furnivall

by Furnivall, F. J. ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - Covers rubbed, worn at extremities, some loss of gilt titling to spine, the prelims and preface have been opened but the main te
Published
1865
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Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title printed in red and black, small 4to, 26 cm,
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Roxburge Club, printed for Henry Hicks Gibbs, Esq., by Stephen Austin, Hertford, first edition, 1865. Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title printed in red and black, small 4to, 26 cm,. [8], xxxvi, 334, [1] pp. The first modern edition of the Middle English verse romance Generides, which was composed in the Midlands in the 14th century.… Read more about this item
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The Ayenbite of Inwyt, written in the Dialect of the County of Kent, by Dan. Michel of Northgate, in the year 1340. Edited by the Rev. J. Stevenson

by Stevenson, J. . ; Roxburghe Club

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Used - A member's copy of the distinguished historian Henry Hallam (1777-1859), his name appearing in red and asterisked in the lis
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Small edition of 40 copies or so
Published
1855
Binding
Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title-page printed in red and black, additional engraved title-page, 27 cm,
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Printed for the Roxburghe Club, London, first edition, 1855. Small edition of 40 copies or so. Roxburghe maroon morocco spine and boards, title-page printed in red and black, additional engraved title-page, 27 cm,. [9], x-xii, [1], 2-211, [2], 214-215 pp. A scarce early Roxburghe Club book - Quaritch's 1880 catalogue states that 40 copies were printed, although… Read more about this item
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The Sobieski Hours : A Manuscript in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle
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The Sobieski Hours : A Manuscript in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle

by Spencer, E.P. ; Bedford Master

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Used - Lord Clark's* copy, with his name printed in red in the list of members and his Saltwood Castle bookplate on the front paste
Published
1977
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Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy cloth, folio, black skiver spine-label between bands, top edge gilt, 34 cm,
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9780126566505
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Printed for presentation to the Roxburghe Club, Academic Press, London, first edition, 1977. Burgundy quarter morocco and burgundy cloth, folio, black skiver spine-label between bands, top edge gilt, 34 cm,. [12], 69 pp, [52] leaves of plates, 88 monochrome and 9 colour plates. Includes reproductions of all miniatures of the ms., by 3 illuminators identified as the Bedford… Read more about this item
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