- Canterbury tales.
- Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400.
- Published / Created
- [ca. 1460-1490]
- Publication Place
- Manuscript, on parchment, in a single hand, containing four of the Canterbury tales: the Clerk's tale; the Wife of Bath's tale; the Friar's tale; and the Summoner's tale.
Annotated on f. 78 with the names "William Cooke" and "Morris Barckley."
Binding: eighteenth-century full paneled calf, gilt.
Byname: Sion College Chaucer.
Decoration: six initials in red.
From the collections of Henry R. Grissil; William Cooke; Sir Maurice Berkeley. Ex libris Sion College Library. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Layout: single columns of 24 lines.
Library stamp: Sion College.
Script: English bookhand.
- 79 l. : parchment ; 215 x 160 mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
English, Middle (1100-1500)
- Call Number
- Takamiya MS 22
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- Manuscripts, Medieval--England--15th century.
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Geographic)
- English poetry--Middle English, 1100-1500.
- Subject (Name)
Sion College. Library Stamp.
- Subject (Topic)
English literature--Middle English, 1100-1500.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
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- A handlist of western Medieval manuscripts in the Takamiya collection / Toshiyuki Takamiya, in The Medieval book: glosses from friends & colleagues of Christopher de Hamel, ed. by Richard Linenthal, James Marrow and William Noel. 't Goy-Houten: Hes & De Graff, 2010, pp. 421-437. and Geoffrey Chaucer, Canterbury Tales. Takamiya MS 22.
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