¶ Ellis — Account of Caedmon’s metrical paraphrase (1832)

March 26, 2014

19th cent.

Ellis, Henry. Account of Caedmon’s metrical paraphrase of scripture history, an illuminated manuscript of the tenth century preserved in the Bodleian Library at Oxford. London: printed by J. B. Nichols and Son, 1832.

With facsimile engravings of the text and illuminations.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 291 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 12s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 306.


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