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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 253
Description: One bifolium - Not bound. - Richard Heber (1773-1833); Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872), his n. 9970; George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, pp. 1798-1799.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
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Part 1: ff. 1-2v
Description: - Parchment - 320 x 210 mm
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV2/4Searchable Date Range: 1425 - 1450
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Acknowledgments: - We thank Prof. Malcolm B. Parkes for the dating of this manuscript.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-2v
Author: Geoffrey Chaucer
Title: Canterbury Tales
Language(s): English
Notes: Contains parts of the Merchant's Epilogue and the Squire's Prologue. 
Status of text: Fragment.
Not Availablef. 1   Blue initials with red flourishing; running headline.

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Not Availablef. 1v   [No Title for Display]

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Not Availablef. 2   Offset colors from "T" and border on f. 1v.

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Not Availablef. 2v   Leaf damaged; pen trials.

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