Mss. Number, Title
City of Westminster, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Recto of leaf CCXXX  from the first English edition of The Polycronicon by Ranulf Higden (d.1364).
Translated from Latin to English by John Trevisa.
Edited and printed with continuation by William Caxton. (All three individuals are named on p. a3v of the original book.)
40 lines to a page; no signatures; headline and paragraph flourishes in red. Contemporary annotation notes in red and black ink on outer margins. Some annotations trimmed off at outer edge.
Includes the end of Chapter 3 and the beginning of Chapter 4 of Book 5.
Text in Middle English.
Rose-Wright Manuscript Collection no. 23.
1 leaf; paper
27 x 20 cm
Link to Primo Catalog Entry
Link to Medieval Portland Entry
Higden, Ranulf, "Mss. 7, Printed leaf from the first edition of the Policronycon in English" (1482). Manuscripts and Incunabula in PSU Special Collections. 1.
Incunabula, Specimens, History, Geography, Great Britain