Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

We're incredibly proud to have been able to loan eleven manuscripts to the British Library for their exhibition, Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: Art, Word, War, making the Parker Library the single largest lender to the exhibition as a whole. As the holder of a quarter of all Old English Manuscripts that...

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    CCCC MS 488: John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi.

    CCCC MS 488: John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi.

    CCCC MS 488 contains a copy of John Joscelyn's Historiola Collegii Corporis Christi dated 1569. John Joscelyn (1529 - 1603) was Matthew Parker's Latin secretary. He proved very adept at finding Old English manuscripts and at preparing them for publication. In addition to his work on Old English...

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      Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 20

      Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 20

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        Transcription Examples

        The exemplar pages in this collection have been transcribed according to the conventions established for the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms Project run by the Parker Library. Should you have any questions, or encounter any difficulties, please email us directly at Parker Library Feedback or contact the...