Document ReferenceWLC/LM/9
Title'Speculum Vitae' and John Gaytryge, 'The Lay Folks' Catechism'; 1400-1425
Extent257 ff in 10-leaf quires
Access ConditionsAccess to the original volume is restricted; microfilm or digital surrogates can be made available in the Reading Room.
Content DescriptionThe two texts in this volume are in different hands, and 'The Lay Folks' Catechism' forms the final quire. The texts are described separately, under WLC/LM/9, ff.1-247 and WLC/LM/4, ff.248-257.

The volume retains an early, perhaps original binding.

Dating is based on the most recent catalogue description: beginning of the 15th century (Reference: The Wollaton Medieval Manuscripts)
Physical DescriptionOriginal oak boards
Publication NoteReference: Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on the Manuscripts of Lord Middleton Preserved at Wollaton Hall, Nottinghamshire, compiled by W.H. Stevenson (London, 1911), pp. 237-9; Image and Text, p. [8]; The Wollaton Medieval Manuscripts
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