Book: NE 105 (The Letter of Othea (Scrope Trans.))

Created c. 1440

Ownership Details

Anne Stafford de Vere, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1440-1472) by Will.

Anne Neville (Stafford), duchess of Buckingham, Ownership Possible (c.1440-1480?) by Dedication.

Margaret Beaufort, countess of Richmond and Derby, Ownership Confirmed (1472-1509) by Will.


Doyle, A. I. “A Note on St. John’s College, Cambridge, MS. H. 5,” in The Epistle of Othea, Translated from the French Text of Christine de Pisan by Stephen Scrope (London: Oxford University Press, 1970), 125-27.

Powell, Susan. "Lady Margaret Beaufort and Her Books," The Library 6, no. 3 (1998): 197-240.: 203, 205

Krug, Rebecca. Reading Families: Women’s Literate Practice in Late Medieval England (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002).: 78, 81-82