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Additional 9381
Bodmin Gospels (St Petroc Gospels); records of grants of manumission in Old English and Latin added on blank leaves and in margins (ff. 1, 8, 13, 141)
France, N.W. (Brittany); Last quarter of the 9th century to 1st quarter of the 11th century
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Bodmin manumissions.

f. 1
Bodmin manumissions.
Bodmin manumissions

f. 1v
Bodmin manumissions
Decorated initial

f. 2
Decorated initial
 
Text page

f. 2
Text page
Text page

f. 3
Text page
Canon tables

f. 10
Canon tables
 
Canon tables

f. 12v
Canon tables
Canon tables

f. 13
Canon tables
Canon tables

f. 13
Canon tables
 
Decorated initial

f. 14v
Decorated initial
Decorated initials

f. 50
Decorated initials
Decorated initials.

f. 50
Decorated initials.
 
* (see the detailed record for 8 further images)
 

Additional 10289
Guillaume de Saint-Paer ; André de Coutances ; Robert de Blois; Colin Malet and others, Li romanz du Mont Saint-Michel (ff. 1-64); Roman de la Résurrection (ff. 64v-81v); La Vengeance nostre Seigneur (ff. 82-121); Medical recipes (ff. 121v-129); Li romanz des Franceis (ff. 129v-132v); 12 Peers of France in Latin (f. 132v); Chastoiement d'un père à son fils (ff. 133-172); Chanson d'Amor (f. 172-175); Juglet (f. 175v-178v).
France, N.W. (Normandy); 4th quarter of the 13th century
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Two pilgrims with staffs

f. 1
Two pilgrims with staffs
Decorated initials

f. 42
Decorated initials
Mont Saint-Michel burning

f. 45v
Mont Saint-Michel burning
 

Additional 10294/1   f. 1
First folio of Lancelot du Lac (leaf extracted from Additional MS 10293)
France, N. (Saint-Omer or Tournai); c.1316
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King Ban and King Bohort

f. 1
King Ban and King Bohort
Text page

f. 1v
Text page
 
Additional 10294/1   f. 1
First folio of La Queste del Saint Graal (leaf extracted from Additional MS 10294)
France, N. (Saint-Omer or Tournai); 1316
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Pentecost at Camelot

f. 2
Pentecost at Camelot
Text page

f. 2v
Text page

Additional 11639   ff. 1-739
Miscellany of biblical and other texts ('The Northern French Miscellany' or earlier 'the British Museum Miscellany'): including the Pentateuch, Haftarot, Tiqqun Sofrim, Five Scrolls, prayer book for the entire year with Haggadah, legal texts, poetry, calendars, Book of Tobit in Hebrew, etc.
France, N.; 1277-1286
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Folio with illegible inscriptions on the upper part

f. 1
Folio with illegible inscriptions on the upper part
Genesis

f. 5v
Genesis
Genesis

f. 5v
Genesis
 
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 20v
Inhabited initial-word panel
Leviticus

f. 51v
Leviticus
Leviticus

f. 51v
Leviticus
 
Dragons

f. 68v
Dragons
Dragon

f. 68v
Dragon
Birds

f. 107
Birds
 
Aaron as High Priest

f. 114
Aaron as High Priest
Palmistry

f. 115
Palmistry
King Solomon

f. 116
King Solomon
 
* (see the detailed record for 24 further images)
 

Additional 11662   ff. 3-9
Chronicle of Saint-Martin-des-Champs in verse (imperfect)
France, Central (Paris); c. 1067-1079
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Decorated initial

f. 4v
Decorated initial
St Martin

f. 5
St Martin
Decorated initials

f. 6
Decorated initials
 
Decorated initial

f. 6v
Decorated initial
Initials and maniculae

f. 7v
Initials and maniculae
 
Additional 11662   ff. 1-2, 10-20
Letter from Auguste de Bastard d'Estaing (ff. 1-2); a modern transcription of the 11th-century text in Part 1 (ff. 10r-20v):
France, Central (Paris); 2nd half of the 18th century

Additional 12029
Histoire universelle (Histoire ancienne jusqu'à Cesar)
France, Paris; 2nd quarter of the 14th century
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The conquest  of Troy

f. 22v
The conquest of Troy

Additional 12042
Guillaume de Lorris, continued by Jean de Meun, Le Roman de la Rose
France; c. 1450
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L'Amant dreaming

f. 1
L'Amant dreaming
Dance

f. 7
Dance
Belacueil given a crown of flowers

f. 97
Belacueil given a crown of flowers
 
Pygmalion

f. 159
Pygmalion
L'Amant picks the Rose.

f. 166
L'Amant picks the Rose.

Additional 14759   ff. 3v-480
Levi ben Gershon (Gershonides), Commentary on the Pentateuch
France, S. (Avignon); 1429
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Sacrifice of Isaac

f. 1v
Sacrifice of Isaac
Sacrifice of Isaac

f. 1v
Sacrifice of Isaac
Abraham's servants

f. 1v
Abraham's servants
 
Sacrifice of Isaac

f. 1v
Sacrifice of Isaac
Menorah

f. 2
Menorah
Temple implements

f. 2v
Temple implements
 
Ark of the Covenant with the cherubim

f. 2v
Ark of the Covenant with the cherubim
Temple implements

f. 2v
Temple implements
Temple implements

f. 3
Temple implements
 
Temple implements

f. 3
Temple implements

Additional 14761   ff. 1-8 and ff. 152-161
Liturgical poems for Passover and for Shavuot, Provencal rite
France, S. (Provence or Bas-Languedoc); 2nd half of the 14th century

Additional 16441
Alexandre de Bernay , Roman d'Athis et Porfilias or Le Siege d'Athenes
France; 1330
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Text page

f. 62
Text page

Additional 16997
Book of Hours, Use of Paris
France, Central (Paris); 1st quarter of the 15th century
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Pen-flourished Initials

f. 31
Pen-flourished Initials
Visitation

f. 45v
Visitation
Adoration of the Child

f. 57
Adoration of the Child
 
Annunciation to the Shepherds

f. 63
Annunciation to the Shepherds
Presentation of Christ in the Temple

f. 72v
Presentation of Christ in the Temple
Flight into Egypt

f. 77
Flight into Egypt
 
Coronation of the Virgin

f. 84v
Coronation of the Virgin
David

f. 90
David
Mass for the Dead

f. 119v
Mass for the Dead
 
Pentecost

f. 129v
Pentecost
All Saints

f. 137
All Saints
Crucifixion

f. 153v
Crucifixion
 
* (see the detailed record for 2 further images)
 

Additional 17333
Apocalypse (Revelation) with commentary by Berengaudus, in parallel Latin and French
France, N. W. (Normandy); c. 1320-1330
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White horse

f. 5v
White horse
The earthquake

f. 8
The earthquake
Fire cast on the earth

f. 9
Fire cast on the earth
 
Falling star and locusts

f. 12v
Falling star and locusts
Woman clothed with the sun

f. 19
Woman clothed with the sun
War in Heaven

f. 19v
War in Heaven
 
Beast from the sea

f. 21v
Beast from the sea
Worship of the beasts

f. 23
Worship of the beasts
Blessed Faithful Dead

f. 26v
Blessed Faithful Dead
 
The Vintage

f. 28r
The Vintage
Harpers on a sea of glass with fire

f. 28v
Harpers on a sea of glass with fire
Sea of blood

f. 30
Sea of blood
 
* (see the detailed record for 7 further images)
 

Additional 17341
Gospel Lectionary, Use of Paris ('Quatrième Évangéliaire de la Sainte-Chapelle')
France, Central (Paris); c. 1285-1290
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Luke

f. 5
Luke
Tree of Jesse

f. 6v
Tree of Jesse
Creation

f. 11
Creation
 
Scenes from Matthew's Passion

f. 56v
Scenes from Matthew's Passion
Pilate

f. 63
Pilate
Luke's Gospel

f. 71
Luke's Gospel
 
John's Passion

f. 77v
John's Passion
Entombment

f. 82v
Entombment
Good and bad shepherds

f. 89
Good and bad shepherds
 
Healing of the Paralysed Man

f. 98v
Healing of the Paralysed Man
Christ's ministry

f. 117
Christ's ministry
Christ calling Matthew and teaching

f. 120v
Christ calling Matthew and teaching
 
* (see the detailed record for 6 further images)
 

Additional 17399
Apocalypse, in prose with prologue by Gilbert de la Poree
France; 4th quarter of the 15th century
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The Lamb with the book

f. 13
The Lamb with the book
John and the Lamb

f. 13v
John and the Lamb
The Adoration of the Lamb

f. 15
The Adoration of the Lamb
 

Additional 17443
Lancelot-Grail
France (Paris or Douai?); 2nd half of the 13th century
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Damsel enters the hall at Camelot

f. 1
Damsel enters the hall at Camelot
Walter Map and Henry II

f. 62
Walter Map and Henry II

Additional 17971
Jean Hayton , Fleur des histoires de la terre d'Orient
France, N. (Amiens); 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 15th century
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Presentation of the manuscript

f. 2
Presentation of the manuscript
Siege of Antioch

f. 13v
Siege of Antioch
Cangnis' Dream and the Tartars' Homage

f. 23
Cangnis' Dream and the Tartars' Homage
 
A knight and cleric debating

f. 65
A knight and cleric debating

Additional 18684
Isaac of Corbeil; Moses of Zürich; Solomon ibn Gabirol, Collection of halakhical works: Sefer Mitzwot Qatan ('SeMaQ') by Isaac of Corbeil with the additions of Moses of Zürich (ff. 1-321), Mivhar ha-peninim (Choice of pearls) by Solomon ibn Gabirol with an anonymous commentary (ff. 322-353)
France; 1392
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Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 12
Inhabited initial-word panel
Inhabited initial-word panel

f. 12
Inhabited initial-word panel
Castle

f. 16v
Castle
 
Devil

f. 24v
Devil
Lion and hybrid

f. 32v
Lion and hybrid
Illustrated catchword

f. 32v
Illustrated catchword
 
Hare hunting

f. 40v
Hare hunting
Illustrated catchword

f. 40v
Illustrated catchword
Cat and dog

f. 53v
Cat and dog
 
Illustrated catchwords

f. 53v
Illustrated catchwords
Man with cup and ~matzah~

f. 61v
Man with cup and matzah
Illustrated catchword

f. 61v
Illustrated catchword
 
* (see the detailed record for 6 further images)
 

Additional 18731
Nahmanides (Rabbi Moses ben Na?man Girondi, aka ha-Ramban), Commentary on the Pentateuch
France, S. E. (Isola); 1491
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Decorated initial word

f. 2v
Decorated initial word

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