Liber memorandorum prioratus de Barnwell
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(Book of Memoranda of the Priory of Barnwell)

1295-6. England. An anonymous Latin compendium of narrative and documentary records relative to the history of the Augustinian priory of St. Giles, Barnwell in Cambridgeshire, England. The work appears to have circulated in only one manuscript, now London, British Library, Harley 3601. It is divided into eight books. Of these, only the first book contains purely historiographical material, the others being miscellanea of legal, financial, and administrative …

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Ispir, Cristian, “Liber memorandorum prioratus de Barnwell”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_001453>
First published online: 2016



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