Rouen or Orléans, France, last quarter of 15th century.
Red velvet; gilt and gauffered edges from earlier binding.
Gift of the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection, 1984.
148 leaves (1 column, 16 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 187 x 125 mm
Unidentified original (?) owner or owners; their initials M (originally G?) and D joined by a love knot on silver escutcheon on 29v; Henry Pelham Archibald Douglas Pelham-Clinton, Seventh Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme; Henry Francis Hope Pelham-Clinton-Hope, Eighth Duke of Newcastle-under Lyme and Earl of Lincoln; his sale, London, Sotheby's, Dec. 6, 1937, lot 950; purchased in Jan. 1940 from William H. Schab, New York for William S. Glazier (1907-1962), New York; deposited in the Pierpont Morgan Library by the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection in 1963.