Songs and Carols

Songs and Carols

Printed from a Manuscript in the Sloane Collection in the British Museum (Classic Reprint)

by British Library

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 30/04/2018

  $18.54
Excerpt from Songs and Carols: Printed From a Manuscript in the Sloane Collection in the British Museum Ritson is perhaps not far wrong in conjee turing this ms. To be of the reign of Hen. V. If anything, I thinkjt may be rather earlier, but its greatest antiquity must be included within the fifteenth century. The circumv11 stances mentioned in the xivth song may per haps lead to a more exact estimate of the an tiquity of the songs themselves.

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ISBN:
9780282735128
9780282735128
Category:
Language teaching & learning (other than ELT)
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
30-04-2018
Publisher:
Forgotten Books
Pages:
64
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x3mm
Weight:
0.1kg
British Library

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