Book: NE 880 (French Book of the Epistles and Gospels)

Created c.1400-1500


Ownership Details

Anne Neville (Stafford), duchess of Buckingham, Ownership Confirmed (?-1480) by Will.

Margaret Beaufort, countess of Richmond and Derby, Ownership Confirmed (1480-1509) by Will.



Bibliography

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

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, ed. Linda Clark (Woodbridge, Suffolk; Rochester, NY: Boydell and Brewer, 2017), 37-56.

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