Book: NE 878 (Portable Breviary 1)

Created c.1400-1500



  • Breviary
  • Ownership Details

    Cecily Neville, Duchess of York, Ownership Confirmed (?-1495) by Will.

    Cecily of York, viscountess of Welles, Ownership Confirmed (1495-?) by Will.


    Laynesmith, J.L. "'To Please...Dame Cecely that in Latyn hath litell intellect': Books and the Duchess of York," In The Fifteenth Century XV: Writing, Records, and Rhetoric, edited by Linda Clark, 37-56. Woodbridge, Suffolk; Rochester, NY: Boydell and Brewer, 2017.

    Spedding, Alison J. "'At the King's Pleasure': The Testament of Cecily Neville." Midland History, 35:2, 256-272.