Digital Scriptorium
New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 508
Description: ff. i + 89 + i - Modern white parchment over cardboard. - Purchased in 1971 from L. Larsen. Gift of the Yale Library Associates.
Notes:-Manuscript on paper in two parts. Part I (ca. 1700): 1) Treaty between Edward the Elder, King of England and Guthrun II, King of the Danes in East Anglia, 905-906. 2) Leges Edouardi regis, the Laws issued by King Edward the Elder (ca. 902-ca. 924) or Edward the Confessor (d. 1066). Part II (ca. 1650): 3) Annals of Iceland, 636-1394, with partial Latin translation in the margins. Here ascribed by another 17th-century hand to the Icelandic humanist Arngrimur Jonsson (1568-1648).
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BeineckeMS508_47
Language: Latin; Icelandic Century: 17th
View a detailed description: http://brbl-net.library.yale.edu/pre1600ms/docs/pre1600.ms508.htm

Part 1:
Description: - paper - 190 x 162 mm.
Country: Cardinal point:
Region: England (?); IcelandCity:
Assigned Date: [ca. 1700; ca. 1650]Searchable Date Range: 1650 - 1700
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Script: Part I (ff. 1-16): Written by one hand in Humanistic Cursive script. Part II (ff. 17-89): Gothica Cursiva for the Icelandic text, Humanistic Cursive script for the English text written in the margin.
Notes: The acidity of the ink of the Icelandic text has damaged the paper. Binding: Modern white parchment over cardboard.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Other Associate: Arngrímur Jónsson 1568-1648.
Title: Anglo-Saxon law; Annals of Iceland.
Subjects: Edward, King of England, d. 924.; Law--England.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.; Iceland--History.;
Language(s): Latin; Icelandic
Notes: In Latin (Part I) and Icelandic (Part II).