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Legendary of Middle Dutch prose
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1 bound manuscript, 322 p.
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Contains ii + 163 leaves of paper. The book is re-backed with contemporary morocco leather over boards with a single clasp in the Germanic style. Contains the following lives: Saints Margaret, Pantaleon, Boniface, Oldulphus, Marcus and Marcellianus, Tiburtius, Barbara, Dorothea, and Fides, Spes, Caritas and their mother, Sophia and some additional material.
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Manuscript was acquired from Barry Brown in 1968.
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- Middle Dutch
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A detailed description of the manuscript was written by Laurel Braswell: "The Middle Dutch Prose Legendary in the McMaster University Library, Hamilton, Canada" Mediaeval Studies 36 (1974), S. 134-143.
The article is available online through the Internet Archive.
Further accruals are not expected.
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