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Additional 25434
Richart D'Yrlande, Les Prophecies de Merlin, imperfect
Netherlands, S.; 4th quarter of the 13th century
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Merlin

f. 1
Merlin
Puzzle initial

f. 80v
Puzzle initial

Additional 33733
The Triumphs of Charles V
Italy or Netherlands, S.; c. 1556 - c. 1575
* * *
Plain leaf

f. 4
Plain leaf
Cartouche

f. 4v
Cartouche
Charles V enthroned among his enemies

f. 5
Charles V enthroned among his enemies
 
Cartouche

f. 5v
Cartouche
The Battle of Pavia

f. 6
The Battle of Pavia
Cartouche

f. 6v
Cartouche
 
The death of the duke of Bourbon

f. 7
The death of the duke of Bourbon
Cartouche

f. 7v
Cartouche
Clement VII imprisoned

f. 8
Clement VII imprisoned
 
Cartouche

f. 8v
Cartouche
Suleiman and his army driven away

f. 9
Suleiman and his army driven away
Cartouche

f. 9v
Cartouche
 
* (see the detailed record for 14 further images)
 

Additional 34652   f. 5
Leaf from a missal with prefaces for the feasts of the Holy Cross, the Apostles and the Blessed Virgin
France, N. or Netherlands, S.; 2nd half of the 13th century

Arundel 10
Geoffrey of Monmouth , Historia regum Britanniae
France, N. or Netherlands, S.; 2nd half of the 12th century
* * *
Illuminated initial

f. 2
Illuminated initial
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Decorated initials

f. 40v
Decorated initials
 
Detail

f. 40v
Detail

Arundel 25
Miscellaneous theological texts
France, N. or Netherlands, S.; last quarter of the 12th century
* * *
Decorated initial

f. 4
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 4
Detail
Decorated initial and diagram

f. 62
Decorated initial and diagram
 
Detail

f. 62
Detail

Arundel 71
Charles Soillot, Débat de félicité
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between 1462 and 1467
* * *
Illuminated initial

f. 23v
Illuminated initial
The Three Estates

f. 24
The Three Estates
The Three Estates

f. 24
The Three Estates
 
The three estates

f. 39v
The three estates
The three estates

f. 39v
The three estates

Arundel 71, f. 9
Leaf from a Gradual
Netherlands, S. (Ghent); c. 1480
* * *
David

f. 9
David
David

f. 9
David
Music

f. 9v
Music
 
Music

f. 9v
Music

Arundel 93   ff. 1-111
Diodorus Siculus, Bibliotheca historiarum, in the translation of Poggio Bracciolini
Netherlands, S. (Ghent); 1482-1485
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Decorated initial

f. 1
Decorated initial
Illuminated initial

f. 3
Illuminated initial
Detail

f. 3
Detail
 
Puzzle initial

f. 3v
Puzzle initial
Puzzle initial

f. 16
Puzzle initial
Puzzle initial

f. 32
Puzzle initial
 
Puzzle initial

f. 48
Puzzle initial
Puzzle initial

f. 48
Puzzle initial
Puzzle initial

f. 68
Puzzle initial
 
Puzzle initial

ff. 91v-92
Puzzle initial
Birds

f. 129
Birds
Heraldry

f. 129
Heraldry
 
* (see the detailed record for 35 further images)
 
 
Arundel 93   ff. 112-128v
Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini (Pope Pius II), Selected treatises, including De situ et origine Pruthenorum, De Livonia, and Epistola ad Philippum Mariam Angelum de Vicecomitibus de bello Thurcorum et Hungarorum
Netherlands, S. (Ghent); c. 1482- c. 1485
* * *
Decorated initial

f. 112
Decorated initial
Decorated initial

f. 118v
Decorated initial
Decorated initial

f. 120v
Decorated initial
 
Decorated initial

f. 122
Decorated initial
Decorated initial

f. 124
Decorated initial
 
Arundel 93   ff. 129-160v
Christoforo Buondelmonti, Liber insularum archipelagi
Netherlands, S. (Ghent); 1482
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Initial and heraldic arms

f. 129
Initial and heraldic arms
Map

f. 133
Map
Miniature of a map: 'Crete hodie candia'.

f. 134v
Miniature of a map: 'Crete hodie candia'.
 
Milo

f. 139
Milo
Andros

f. 141
Andros
Podia

f. 144v
Podia
 
Maps

ff. 145v-146
Maps
Maps

ff. 146v-147
Maps
Maps

ff. 147v-148
Maps
 
Map

f. 148
Map
Maps

ff. 148v-149
Maps
Maps

f. 149v
Maps
 
* (see the detailed record for 10 further images)
 

Arundel 245
Philip the Chancellor, Peter the Chanter , Theological miscellany, including Expositiones super psalterium (part); Distinctiones (excerpt)
France, N. or Netherlands, S.; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 13th century
* * *
Decorated initial

f. 21v
Decorated initial

Arundel 249   ff. 1-8v
Pseudo-Seneca, Tractatus de quatuor virtutibus, and other grammatical texts
England or Netherlands, S.; 3rd quarter of the 15th century
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Decorated initial and arms

f. 1
Decorated initial and arms
Detail: Decorated initial

f. 1
Detail: Decorated initial
Detail: Heraldic arms

f. 1
Detail: Heraldic arms
 
Explicit

f. 5v
Explicit
Detail: Explicit

f. 5v
Detail: Explicit

Arundel 316
Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Netherlands, S. (Bruges or Ghent); c. 1480
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Virgin and Child

f. 31v
Virgin and Child
Detail: Virgin and Child

f. 31v
Detail: Virgin and Child
David

f. 101v
David
 
Detail: David

f. 101v
Detail: David

Arundel 318
Book of Hours, Use of Sarum
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1490
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Catherine

f. 26v
Catherine
Detail: Catherine

f. 26v
Detail: Catherine
Christ

f. 82v
Christ
 
Abraham

f. 123v
Abraham

Arundel 341
Book of Hours, Use of Sarum
Netherlands, S.; 2nd quarter of the 15th century
* * *
Annunciation

f. 23
Annunciation
Detail: Annunciation

f. 23
Detail: Annunciation
Virgin and Child

f. 66
Virgin and Child
 
Crucifixion and owners(?)

f. 79
Crucifixion and owners(?)
Detail: Crucifixion and owners(?)

f. 79
Detail: Crucifixion and owners(?)
Illuminated initials

f. 101v
Illuminated initials
 
Illuminated initials

f. 135v
Illuminated initials

Burney 169
Quintus Curtius Rufus, translated by Vasco da Lucena, History of Alexander the Great (Les faize d'Alexandre)
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between c. 1468 and 1475
* * *
Presentation of the volume

f. 11
Presentation of the volume
Presentation of the volume

f. 11
Presentation of the volume
Detail

f. 11
Detail
 
Queen

f. 14
Queen
Detail

f. 14
Detail
Siege

f. 21v
Siege
 
Detail

f. 21v
Detail
Alexander the Great

f. 25
Alexander the Great
Illuminated initial

f. 42
Illuminated initial
 
Alexander the Great

f. 42v
Alexander the Great
Battle

f. 50
Battle
Detail

f. 50
Detail
 
* (see the detailed record for 9 further images)
 

Burney 249
Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Controversiarum excerpta, with contemporary marginal and interlinear glosses
France, N., or Netherlands, S.; 2nd half of the 15th century
* * *
Decorated initials

f. 2
Decorated initials
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Decorated initials

f. 2
Decorated initials
 
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Decorated initials

f. 9
Decorated initials
 
Detail

f. 9
Detail
Detail

f. 9
Detail
Decorated initials

f. 12v
Decorated initials
 
Detail

f. 12v
Detail

Burney 345
Psalter, with a calendar (ff. 2-6v); Psalms (ff. 7-187); canticles and prayers (ff. 187-204v); litany, petitions, and collects (ff. 204v-209)
Netherlands, S. (Ghent?); third quarter of the 13th century
* * *
September

f. 5
September
Detail

f. 5
Detail
Lawrence

f. 69
Lawrence
 
Detail

f. 69
Detail
John the Evangelist

f. 70
John the Evangelist
Margaret

f. 86v
Margaret
 
Detail

f. 86v
Detail
Stephen

f. 127v
Stephen

Burney 351   ff. 1-38
Sulpicius Severus, Life of Martin of Tours, letters, and Dialogus I and II
Netherlands, S. or France, N. W.; 2nd quarter of the 13th century
 
Burney 351   ff. 110v-129
Pseudo-Jacques Vitry, Jacques Vitry, etc., Historia Hierosolimitana Abbreviata, ‘Book III’, letters 6 and 7
Netherlands, S. or France, N. W.; 2nd quarter of the 13th century
 
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