Manuscript Tanner 346 : a facsimile : Bodleian Library, Oxford University

Title:
Manuscript Tanner 346 : a facsimile : Bodleian Library, Oxford University
Library:
Bodleian Library
Language:
Middle English
City:
OXFORD, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Tanner 346
Alternate Names:
Tanner 346 --
Origin:
Britain
Dimensions:
132 foliios -- ca. 230 x 168 mm.
Date Description:
mid-fifteenth century -- late in second quarter of 15th century ( see p. xix) --
Author:
Chaucer -- Lydgate -- Clavowe -- anonymous --
Content:
Four booklets containing: The legend of good women / Geoffrey Chaucer -- Lepistre de Cupide / Thomas Hoccleve -- A complaynt of a loveres lyfe / John Lydgate -- Anelida and Arcite / Geoffrey Chaucer -- The complaint of Mars / Geoffrey Cahucer -- The complaint of Venus / Geoffrey Chaucer -- The complaint unto pity / Geoffrey Chaucer -- A lover’s plaint -- A complaint for lack of sight -- The Temple of Glas / John Lydgate -- The cuckoo and the nightingale / Sir John Clanvowe -- Envoy to Alison -- The book of the Duchess / Geoffrey Chaucer -- The Parlement of Briddis -- (for detailed content, see pp. xvii-xix)
Hand:
3 scribes -- Scribes A and C use an amalgam of Anglicana Formata and Secretary (see p. xxi) -- scribe B : “typical mid-fifteenth century Secretary hand” (p. xxii) --
Illuminations:
No
Type of Decoration:
Decorated initial and border on fol. 1r -- less elaborate initials at the beginning of each separate work --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Hesburgh Library General Collection PR 1203 .B58 1980
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
monochrome (except for color frontispiece fol. 1r) --
Series:
Facsimile series of the works of Geoffrey Chaucer, 1
Publication Date:
1980
Place of Publication:
Norman, Okla. & Suffolk, England
Publisher:
Pilgrim Books, Inc. & Boydell-Brewer, Ltd.
Notes:
Introduction by Pamela Robinson --
Type of Text:
literature, secular, vernacular, vernacular literature, verse