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Additional 35283
Bilingual Psalter, in the Vulgate version, in parallel columns
England, N.; Last quarter of the 12th century or 1st quarter of the 13th century
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Calendar page

f. 3
Calendar page
Illuminated initials

f. 7
Illuminated initials
Illuminated initials

f. 56v
Illuminated initials
 
Illuminated initials

f. 66
Illuminated initials

Additional 44949
Psalter ('The M. R. James Memorial Psalter')
England, N.; 3rd quarter of the 14th century
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The mocking of Christ; the Resurrection

f. 3v
The mocking of Christ; the Resurrection
Christ before Pilate; ~Noli me tangere~

f. 4
Christ before Pilate; Noli me tangere
The Crucifixion; the Annunciation

f.5
The Crucifixion; the Annunciation
 
The Descent from the Cross; the Last Supper

f. 6
The Descent from the Cross; the Last Supper

Arundel 36
John the Deacon, Possidius and others, Lections for feasts of saints, including Vita Gregorii, the life of St Augustine; Nativitate St Maria, Vita Edwardi regis (one chapter), and other texts
England, N.; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century
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Zoomorphic and historiated initials

f. 1
Zoomorphic and historiated initials
Detail

f. 1
Detail
Detail

f. 1
Detail
 
Detail

f. 1
Detail
Decorated initial and marginal drawings

f. 13
Decorated initial and marginal drawings
Detail

f. 13
Detail
 
Detail

f. 13
Detail
Detail

f. 13
Detail

Arundel 94
Flavius Josephus, Antiquitates judaicae, chapters 15-20 (ff. 1-83v); De bello judaico, books 1-7 (ff. 83v-205)
England, N. or Midlands; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century
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Arabesque initial

f. 75
Arabesque initial
Detail: Arabesque initial

f. 75
Detail: Arabesque initial
Arabesque initial

f. 83v
Arabesque initial
 
Detail: Arabesque initial

f. 83v
Detail: Arabesque initial
Detail: Arabesque initial

f. 83v
Detail: Arabesque initial

Arundel 104   Vol. I: ff. 1-375v, Vol. II: 1-424
Bible in two volumes with prologues, in the Later Wycliffite version, preceded by a table of readings
England, N.; 1st quarter of the 15th century
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Tree of Jesse

vol. II, f. 250v
Tree of Jesse
Tetramorph

vol. II, f. 251
Tetramorph
Tetramorph

vol. II, f. 251
Tetramorph
 
Mark

vol. II, f. 272v
Mark
Animal head

vol. I, f. 342v
Animal head
Detail

vol. I, f. 342v
Detail
 
Historiated initial

f. 350
Historiated initial
Detail

vol. I, f. 354
Detail
Detail

vol. I, f. 364v
Detail
 
 
Arundel 104   vol. I, ff. 350, 354, 364v
Peter Lombard , Historiated initials cut from a Magna glosatura
England, N.? (Lincoln?); 1st quarter of the 13th century
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Illuminated initial, border, and initial

vol. I, f. 350
Illuminated initial, border, and initial
Illuminated initial and added initial

vol. I, f. 354
Illuminated initial and added initial
Added historiated initial

vol. I, f. 364v
Added historiated initial
 
 
Arundel 104   vol. II, f. 250v
Beatus page cut from a Psalter
England, N.? (York?); last quarter of the 13th century
 
Arundel 104   vol. I, ff. 353, 372v
Historiated initials cut from a Psalter
England, N.?; 3rd quarter of the 14th century

Arundel 217
Cyprian, Epistolae, De habitu virginum, De lapsis, and other works
England, N.; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century
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List of contents and shelfmark

f. 1
List of contents and shelfmark
Decorated initial

f. 2
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 2
Detail
 
Coloured initial

f. 28v
Coloured initial
Decorated initials

f. 131v
Decorated initials

Arundel 218
Pseudo-Alcuin; Bede; Augustine, Gregory the Great, Speculum, De disciplina christiananorum, and other texts
England, N.; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century
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List of contents

f. 1v
List of contents
Detail

f. 1v
Detail
Detail

f. 1v
Detail
 
Decorated initial

f. 2
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 2
Detail
Decorated initial

f. 24v
Decorated initial
 
Detail

f. 24v
Detail

Arundel 222
Bede, William of Malmesbury, Gregory of Tours, and others, Prose Vita sancti Cuthberti (ff. 1-34v), two miracles from the Historia ecclesiastica, De gestis pontificum Anglorum, the miracles of Andrew
England, N.?; last quarter of the 12th century
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Decorated initial

f. 1
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 1
Detail
Coloured initials

f. 36
Coloured initials
 

Arundel 231
John of Abbeville, and others, Homilies for Sundays, with table of contents (vol 1, ff. 2-12)
England, N. (Fountains abbey); last quarter of the 14th century
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Illuminated initial

vol. 1, f. 13
Illuminated initial
Detail of iIlluminated initial

vol. 1, f. 13
Detail of iIlluminated initial
Text

fol. 1, f. 225v
Text
 
Inscriptions

vol 1, f. 1
Inscriptions
Decorated initial

vol. 2, f. 1
Decorated initial
Inscriptions

vol. 2, f. 229v
Inscriptions
 

Arundel 252
Ivo of Chartres, Panormia
England, N.; last quarter of the 12th or 1st quarter of the 13th century
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Coloured initial and ownership inscription

f. 1
Coloured initial and ownership inscription
Detail

f. 1
Detail
Decorated initial

f. 6v
Decorated initial
 
Detail

f. 6v
Detail

Arundel 332
Robert Grosseteste, John Holywood, Bede, and others, Various theological and mathematical tracts, including the prose life of Cuthbert, incomplete (ff. 74-101v), 22 miracles of Cuthbert, the Brevis relatio
England, N. (Durham?); 2nd half of the 13th century (after 1244)
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Diagram

f. 42v
Diagram
Decorated initial and diagrams

f. 66
Decorated initial and diagrams
Decorated initial

f. 66
Decorated initial
 
Decorated initials

f. 158
Decorated initials
Puzzle initial

f. 158
Puzzle initial

Arundel 346
Theological miscellany, including 31 miracles of the Virgin (ff. 60-73), various sermons, a commentary on the Gospels read throughout the year (f. 43)
England, N.; last quarter of the 12th or 1st quarter of the 13th century
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Decorated initial, and ownership inscription

ff. 1v-2
Decorated initial, and ownership inscription
Ownership inscription and contents list

f. 1v
Ownership inscription and contents list
Detail

f. 2
Detail
 
Decorated initial

f. 60
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 60
Detail

Arundel 368
Petrus Comestor , Historia scholastica, and Prologus epistolaris ad Guillelmum Campanensem
England, N.; c. 1180 - c. 1210
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Initials and ownership inscription

ff. 2v-3
Initials and ownership inscription
Detail

f. 2v
Detail
Detail

f. 3
Detail
 
Decorated initial

f. 8v
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 8v
Detail

Arundel 507
Theological miscellany, including provebial Latin poetry, and William of Waddington's Le Manuel des Pechiez (f. 81r-v); the 'Speculum theologie'
England, N. (Durham?); Various, 13th century and 14th century, before 1389
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Diagram

f. 19
Diagram
Diagram

f. 19v
Diagram
Detail

f. 20v
Detail
 
Diagram and coloured initial

ff. 20v-21
Diagram and coloured initial

Burney 216   ff. 5-88v
Orosius, Historia adversus paganos
England, N. (Yorkshire); 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century
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Decorated initial

f. 14
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 14
Detail
Historiated initial

f. 32v
Historiated initial
 
Detail

f. 32v
Detail
Marginal drawing of an Elephant and Castle

f. 33
Marginal drawing of an Elephant and Castle
Detail

f. 33
Detail
 
Zoomorphic initial 'S'

f. 69v
Zoomorphic initial 'S'
Detail

f. 69v
Detail
Bishop

f. 88v
Bishop
 
Detail

f. 88v
Detail
 
Burney 216   ff. 89-103v
Dares Phrygius; and others, De bello Troiano (ff. 89-93v); and other short texts
England, N. ; 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century

Burney 220
Ovid , Epistolae ex Ponto
England, N.?; 2nd half of the 12th century
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Roger Twysden inscription

f. 3
Roger Twysden inscription
Detail

f. 3
Detail
Detail

f. 12
Detail
 
Decorated initial

f. 12
Decorated initial
Detail

f. 12
Detail
Detail

f. 20v
Detail
 
Decorated initial

f. 20v
Decorated initial
Ownership inscriptions

f. 46v
Ownership inscriptions
Detail

f. 46v
Detail
 

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