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  • The French conquest of Normandy in Grandes Chroniq...

    Manuscript, Illustration

    When John succeeded to the throne of England in 1199, he also came into possession of his family’s ancestral territories...

  • The Golden Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illuminated manuscript, Illumination

    The haggadah is the service book used in Jewish households on Passover Eve to celebrate the Israelites' deliverance from...

  • The Rochester Chronicle

    Manuscript

    The manuscript 'The Rochester Chronicle' is a version of another popular chronicle called the 'Flowers of the Histories'...

  • The Sister Haggadah

    Manuscript, Illumination, Illuminated manuscript

    The haggadah is the service book used in Jewish households on Passover Eve to celebrate the Israelites' deliverance from...

  • Wace's Roman de Brut

    Manuscript

    The Roman de Brut by Wace is the earliest surviving vernacular chronicle of British history written in Norman French. It...

  • William de la Dene, Historia Roffensis

    Manuscript

    The Historia Roffensis (History of Rochester) is a biographical chronicle in Latin, written at Rochester Cathedral Prior...

  • Zonaras and Akropolites, Histories

    Manuscript

    This manuscript preserves works by two major Byzantine historians. Ioannes Zonaras (12th century) wrote a chronicle, the...