Bodleian Library Ms. Fairfax 16

Title:
Bodleian Library Ms. Fairfax 16
Library:
Bodleian Library
Language:
Middle English
City:
OXFORD, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Ms. Fairfax 16
Origin:
Oxford or London (England)
Dimensions:
343 folios -- ca. 230 x 165 mm.
Date Description:
Ca. 1450
Author:
Geoffrey i, John Lydgate, Sir John Clanvowe, Thomas Hoccleve, Sir Richard Roos(?), Charles of Orleans
Content:
poetry of Geoffrey Chaucer, John Lydgate, Sir John Clanvowe, Thomas Hoccleve, Sir Richard Roos(?), Charles of Orleans, unknown authors; ballads complaints, and letters.
Hand:
gothic secretary hand -- cursive textura
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
full-page frontispiece -- fine opening page with decorated initial and marginal decoration (filigree and gold leaves) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection PR 1203 .O96 1979 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome (with two color plates) -- full-size --
Publication Date:
1979
Place of Publication:
London, Great Britain
Publisher:
Scolar Press
Printer:
Scolar Press, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, Great Britain
Notes:
Other names: John Norton-Smith
Type of Text:
letters, vernacular, vernacular literature, verse