Book: BL Royal MS 14 E III (Estoire des saint Graal; La Queste del saint Graal; La Morte le roi Artu)

Created 1315-1325

Ownership Details

Sir Richard Roos, Ownership Confirmed (?-1482)

Charles V of France, Ownership Confirmed (1380-1411)

No known Owner, Ownership Confirmed (1380-1411)

Charles VI of France, Ownership Confirmed (1411-1422)

John Duke of Bedford, Ownership possibly (1422)

Jane or Joan Grey, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1482-1491)

Elizabeth Woodville, queen consort of England, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1482-1492)

Cecily of York, viscountess of Welles, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1482-?)

Eleanor Haute, Ownership Confirmed (1482-?)

Elizabeth of York, queen consort of England, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1482-?)


Middleton, Roger. 'Manuscripts of the Lancelot-Grail Cycle in England and Wales: Some Books and their Owners' in A Companion to the Lancelot-Grail Cycle, ed. by Carol Dover (Woodbridge: D. S. Brewer, 2003), pp. 219-35 (p. 221).

Sutton, Anne F. and Livia Visser-Fuchs, 'A 'Most Benevolent Queen': Queen Elizabeth Woodville's Reputation, her Piety and her Books', The Ricardian: Journal of the Richard III Society, 10 (1995), 214-45 (pp. 228-30).