Lines 2069 to 2412 from the metrical romance Richard Coeur de Lion.
Richard Coeur de Lion, c.1350.
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- ReferenceGB 227 msPR2065.R4
- Dates of Creationc.1350
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1f
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Administrative / Biographical History
The romance of Richard Coeur-de-Lion was probably composed around the middle of the 13th c, in French or Anglo-Norman. An English verison was circulating by the end of the century. The author may be the same as the author of the romances of King Alisander.
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Formerly a cover for msBS2387.T8D34.
Call number used to be ms1034
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Contained in glass and wood display frame 26.7x42cm.Vellum: 1 sheet 42x26.5cm (formerly folded)
Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database
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Inscribed 'Walter Brown'.
Formerly part of the Auchinleck Ms (National Library of Scotland, Advocates' MS 19.2.1). For the relationship of this fragment to the original see Speculum XLVII, 1972.