Book of Kings with commentary
Northern France, between 1200 and 1225.
17th-century red morocco with the arms of Pope Alexander VII (pope from 1656 to 1667).
Gift of John M. Crawford, 1975.
274 leaves (1 column, 21 lines of Biblical text, with 42 lines of commentary), bound : vellum, ill. ; 331 x 230 mm
Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex (Bibliotheca Sussexiana, MS. 21); William Morris; Henry William Poor; Walter Thomas Wallace; Carl Edelheim; John M. Crawford.
Ms. book of Kings with commentary; written and illuminated in northern France in the first quarter of the thirteenth century.
Decoration: illuminated initials.