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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 145: South English Legendary.

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Title:
Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 145: South English Legendary.
Alternate Title:
Legendary
Language:
English, Middle (1100-1500) and Latin
Extent:
ff. 218
Approximate Date:
[ca. 1300 - 1325]
Collection:
Parker Manuscripts
Description:
CCCC MS 145 is one of the most important manuscripts of the South English Legendary, a collection of over eighty saints' lives in Middle English compiled in the late thirteenth century. This copy is of the early fourteenth century and has been used for the edition of the text. It belonged to the priory of Augustinian canons at Southwick (Hampshire).