Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)

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Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)

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Item No: mcac142802
Title: Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)
Script: Anglicana
Language: Latin
Folio Number: 17v-18r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Opening with a decorated initial E
Notes: This manuscript contains the Statuta vetera, which comprise the statutes of England beginning with the Magna Carta, a document first issued in 1215 by King John and was reconfirmed by Edward I in 1297. The Statuta vetera end with the statutes enacted during the reign of Edward II (d. 1327), while the Statuta nova begin with laws from the reign of Edward III (ruled 1327-1377).
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1598847
Country: Country:England

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1399
Image Dimensions Width: 93 mm
ShelfMark: LC 14 28