¶ Thorpe — Codex Exoniensis (1842)

October 21, 2014

19th cent.

Thorpe, Benjamin, trans. Codex Exoniensis: a collection of Anglo-Saxon poetry, from a manuscript in the library of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter. London: William Pickering for the Society of Antiquaries, 1842.

With Morris signature.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1028 (sold to John Charington for £1 10s.). —  John Charington. — Eric Gerald Stanley (Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon, Oxford University). — Offered for sale by Adriadne Books (Eynsham, Oxfordshire), Spring, 2022 (£2,500).

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 202.

Digital version: Google.

Codex Exoniensis

Sotheby 1898:


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