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Royal 1 D I f. 1 Jerome
Jerome
Description: Historiated initial 'F'(rater) of Jerome, dressed in grey habit, sitting at a desk in the act of writing, holding pen and knife, with marginal drolleries and hybrids, and four pairs of figures standing on columns: Franciscans (top left), Dominicans (top right), Pied Friars or Trinitarians? (bottom left) and Carmelites (bottom right), at the beginning of the prologue. 
Origin: England 


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