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Kansas City, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Spencer Art Reference Library,  KG 35
Description: One incunable leaf - Water damage lower right recto / lower left verso. Torn and water damage at top center. - Not bound - Purchased from Richard Linenthal, London, 2014, from the Karen Gould Collection Fund.
Notes:-ISTC Number: ih00267000
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Patricia Deery Kurtz for providing the identification of the text and to Linda Ehrsam Voigts for the physical description.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/KG35_46
Language: Middle English Century: 15th

Part 1: One incunable leaf
Description: - Paper - Watermark: none - Quarto: 268 x 193 mm - Text block 190 121 mm. 40 lines. Marginal finding aids include text dating: (recto) Anno gratiae Willelimus 1081, 1083; (verso) 1084, 1085, chapter designation for Capitulum Quartum. Marginal numeration: recto 18 and 10, verso 19 and 20. Verso: later marginal translation back into Latin (partially cropped) (C16-C17?).
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Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
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Other Decoration: Running headline (recto / verso) Liber septimus. Elements supplied in red ink: 2-line initial A, beginning of Capitulim Quartum, 9 Capitula, 2 citations underlined.
Notes: Latin paraphrase of English text at end of ca.3 on Pope Gregory VII (Hildebrand) confessing on deathbed that he had made strife between the Emperor and other Christians; he undid bonds and died. Latin paraphrase of underlined English text at beginning of ca.4 on poisoning Hildebrand’s successor, Victor III (formerly Abbot Desidorius of Monte Cassino) was poisoned by venom in his chalice. Printed by William Caxton, after 2 July, 1782.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: One incunable leaf
Title: Ranulph Higden, Polychronicon Translation by John Trevisa
Language(s): Middle English
Incipit: kynges loue ageyne soo that be followed the kynges wyll in his
Explicit: tyme bygan thordre of the chartrus in calabria in the bisshoprich
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