Manuscript Summary: This parchment manuscript from the end of the 15th century contains the "Chronicle of London" as well as a version of the paraphrase text of the "Chronicle of Reims" by Robert of Gloucester found only in this manuscript, CB 43. The dialect used in the text indicates that the manuscript was written by a scribe from the southern Midlands.
Lipscomb Lan, ‘A Fifteenth-Century Prose Paraphrase of Robert of Gloucester's Chronicle.’ Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Chapel Hill, NC, USA, 1990. With additions by Dr Erik Kooper, Utrecht University, NL (July 2007). Show standard description
Cologny, Fondation Martin Bodmer, Cod. Bodmer 43
Parchment · III + 208 + III pp. · 27.0 x 19.0 cm · England · end of the 15th century
"Chronicle of London" and paraphrase of the Metrical Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester
How to quote:
Cologny, Fondation Martin Bodmer, Cod. Bodmer 43, p. 53 – "Chronicle of London" and paraphrase of the Metrical Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/fmb/cb-0043)