London, British Library, MS Cotton Titus A xxv Composite miscellany

  • Latin
  • s. xiii, etc. composite manuscript
  • Irish manuscripts
  • vellum + paper
Collection: Cotton manuscripts
Cotton Titus A xxv
Provenance and related aspects
s. xiii, etc.
13th century (first part), etc.
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
UnitCodicological unit. Indicates whether the entry describes a single leaf, a distinct or composite manuscript, etc.
composite manuscript
vellum + paper
Vellum (ff. 1-35, 72-93, 106-139) and paper (ff. 36-71, 94-105).
Distinct units
ff. 2-35

Annals of Boyle. Vellum. 13th century.

ff. 36-71

John of Hildesheim, Historia trium regum. Paper.

ff. 72-93

Ludolphus, De itinere. Imperfect copy. Vellum.

ff. 94-105

Prophecy of John of Bridlington. Paper.

ff. 106-139
London, British Library, …  ff. 106-139

Incl. Historia regum Britanniae by Geoffrey of Monmouth (ff. 106-117, imperfect copy). Documents (ff. 118-139). Vellum.

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