An English Chronicle 1377-1461: A New Edition: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales MS 21608, and Oxford, Bodleian Library MS Lyell 34

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In 1856 J.S. Davies edited for the Camden Society the continuation of the Middle English prose Brut, from a manuscript in the Bodleian (Lyell 34), that became known as the Davies ChronicleI/>. Covering the reigns of Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, and Henry VI, it was at once recognised as an important vernacular historical narrative. Unfortunately Lyell 34 is in places badly damaged, and the narrative of the reign of Richard II has survived only in fragments. This new edition of what are in fact two BrutI/> continuations ...

An English Chronicle 1377-1461: A New Edition: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales MS 21608, and Oxford, Bodleian Library MS Lyell 34 2004, Boydell Press

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