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Diagram from BL Harley 3091, f. 140v

Diagram from BL Harley 3091, f. 140v

Circular diagram with the earth as its centre. Image taken from f. 140v of Various works including De natura rerum, De temporibus, In libros Regum quaestiones XXX, computistical and calendrical writings and oth... More

Hare from BL Harley 2506, f. 41v

Hare from BL Harley 2506, f. 41v

Drawing of the Hare [Lepus], with the stars marked as red dots. Image taken from f. 41v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Swan from BL Harley 2506, f. 38

Swan from BL Harley 2506, f. 38

Drawing of the Swan, or Bird (Cygnus). Image taken from f. 38 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 43v

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 43v

Drawing of Ara, the Altar. Image taken from f. 43v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Harley 2506, f. 37v

Text page from BL Harley 2506, f. 37v

Text page. Image taken from f. 37v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Capricorn from BL Harley 2506, f. 39

Capricorn from BL Harley 2506, f. 39

Drawing of the constellation Capricorn, with the stars picked out as red dots. Image taken from f. 39 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Canis Major from BL Harley 2506, f. 44v

Canis Major from BL Harley 2506, f. 44v

Drawing of the constellation the dog, Canis Major, with the stars picked out as red dots. Image taken from f. 44v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Centaur and Hydra from BL Harley 2506, f. 44

Centaur and Hydra from BL Harley 2506, f. 44

Drawings of the constellations Centaur (Centaurus), stretching his hand towards the Altar, holding the Beast (Fera), and below, the Hydra. Image taken from f. 44 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Writt... More

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 40v

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 40v

Drawing of Delphinus, the Dolphin, with the constellations marked as red dots. Image taken from f. 40v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Eagle from BL Harley 2506, f. 40

Eagle from BL Harley 2506, f. 40

Detail of drawing of the eagle, with the constellations marked as red dots. Image taken from f. 40 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Aquarius from BL Harley 2506, f. 36

Aquarius from BL Harley 2506, f. 36

Detail of a drawing of the constellation Aquarius. Image taken from f. 36 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Orion from BL Harley 2506, f. 41

Orion from BL Harley 2506, f. 41

Drawing of Orion and his dog. Image taken from f. 41 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Text page from BL Harley 2506, f. 45

Text page from BL Harley 2506, f. 45

Text page. Image taken from f. 45 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Image from BL Harley 2506, ff. 42v-43

Image from BL Harley 2506, ff. 42v-43

Image taken from ff. 42v-43 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Arrow and eagle from BL Harley 2506, f. 40

Arrow and eagle from BL Harley 2506, f. 40

Drawing of an arrow, and of an eagle, with the constellations marked as red dots. Image taken from f. 40 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Image from BL Harley 2506, f. 42v

Image from BL Harley 2506, f. 42v

Image taken from f. 42v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Pisces from BL Harley 2506, f. 36v

Pisces from BL Harley 2506, f. 36v

Drawing of the constellation Pisces, with the stars picked out as red dots. Image taken from f. 36v of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 37

Drawing from BL Harley 2506, f. 37

Drawing of Perseus holding Medusa's severed head, with red dots for the constellations. Image taken from f. 37 of Phaenomena (also known as the Aratea). Written in Latin.

Front pastedown from BL Add 60577, f. i verso

Front pastedown from BL Add 60577, f. i verso

The front pastedown of the manuscript, containing many fragments of verse and proverbs in Middle English and Latin. Image taken from f. i verso of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a Latin herbal, excerpt f... More

Latin proverbs; 'Lyke as women have facis' from BL Add 60577, f. 45v

Latin proverbs; 'Lyke as women have facis' from BL Add 60577, f. 45v

Text page containing many Latin proverbs and, at the bottom, a Middle English poem added by William Wey, beginning 'Lyke as women have facis'. Image taken from f. 45v of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a ... More

Text page from BL Add 60577, f. 1

Text page from BL Add 60577, f. 1

Text page containing verse and proverbs in Latin and English. Image taken from f. 1 of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a Latin herbal, excerpt from a Latin lapidary, Secretum, poem addressed to William Wa... More

Poem addressed to William Waynflete from BL Add 60577, f. 22v

Poem addressed to William Waynflete from BL Add 60577, f. 22v

Text page containing the beginning of a poem addressed to William Waynflete (b. c. 1400, d. 1486). Image taken from f. 22v of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a Latin herbal, excerpt from a Latin lapidary,... More

Text on a comet; 'Remember that there be in hell' from BL Add 60577, f. 51v

Text on a comet; 'Remember that there be in hell' from BL Add 60577, f...

Text page containing the end of a Latin prose text about a comet described by 'Clerkys of Oxenforde', and a Middle English poem added by William Wey, beginning 'Remember that there be in hell'. Image taken from... More

The transitory world from BL Add 60577, f. 53v

The transitory world from BL Add 60577, f. 53v

Text page containing the end of a Middle English verse translation of a Latin text on the transitory world. Image taken from f. 53v of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a Latin herbal, excerpt from a Latin ... More

Middle English sermon from BL Add 60577, f. 54

Middle English sermon from BL Add 60577, f. 54

Text page containing the beginning of a Middle English verse sermon on Psalm 23:3-4, beginning 'Lystenythe a while and thenke ye nott longe'. Image taken from f. 54 of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a La... More

Texts on the transitory world from BL Add 60577, f. 53

Texts on the transitory world from BL Add 60577, f. 53

Text page containing the end of a Latin poem on the transitory world, and the opening of its Middle English verse translation, which begins 'Lorde wherto ys this worlde soo gaye '. Image taken from f. 53 of Mis... More

Philosophy visiting Boethius from BL Harley 2688, f. 22v

Philosophy visiting Boethius from BL Harley 2688, f. 22v

Drawing of Philosophy visiting Boethius in prison. Image taken from f. 22v of Miscellany, including a wind rose (f. 17), a Greek and Latin grammatical list (ff. 19-22), and an excerpt from the 'Proverbia Salomo... More

The tomb of Aristotle from BL Add 24189, f. 6v

The tomb of Aristotle from BL Add 24189, f. 6v

Miniature of the tomb of Aristotle on an island, in front of the town of Stagira, with pilgrims making offerings on an altar in the foreground. In the background is a ruined city, representing Troy. Image taken... More

Queen Olympias and Aristotle from BL Harley 4979, f. 75v

Queen Olympias and Aristotle from BL Harley 4979, f. 75v

Miniature of Queen Olympias and Aristotle receiving a letter from Alexander. Image taken from f. 75v of Roman d'Alexandre (index Romance of Alexander), in prose, with lacunae. Written in French.

Coloured drawing from BL Harley 4399, f. 19v

Coloured drawing from BL Harley 4399, f. 19v

Coloured drawing of Aristotle admonishing Wisdom (index Sagesse). Image taken from f. 19v of Pèlerinage de vie humaine (index Pelerinage de vie humaine, Pilgrimage of the life of man). Written in French.

Aristotle and Alexander from BL Royal 20 A V, f. 8

Aristotle and Alexander from BL Royal 20 A V, f. 8

Detail of a miniature of Aristotle instructing Alexander, who holds a book covered with figures. Image taken from f. 8 of Roman d'Alexandre en Prose, imperfect at the end (index Le Livre et la vraye hystoire du... More

Trinity and Virgin and Child from BL Harley 4381, f. 3

Trinity and Virgin and Child from BL Harley 4381, f. 3

Miniature of the Trinity and the Virgin Mary flanked by saints, with famous historical persons (including Avicen, Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Seneca, Pythagoras, Archimedes, Ptolemy, etc.) below, and in the cor... More

Aristotle from BL Eg 737, f. 1

Aristotle from BL Eg 737, f. 1

Miniature of Aristotle teaching his pupil Alexander the Great. Image taken from f. 1 of Les Ethiques d'Aristote. Written in French.

Heraldry and signatures from BL Arundel 59, f. 1

Heraldry and signatures from BL Arundel 59, f. 1

The arms of Thomas Wall, Windsor herald, in the right margin, the signature of Jo Starkey, in the upper margin, that of Sir Robert Cotton ('Robert Cotton Bruceaus') with the date 1610 in the lower margin. Image... More

Cato from BL Harley 4917, f. 4

Cato from BL Harley 4917, f. 4

Miniature of Cato in dispute with Scipio Africanus and Gaius Laelius Sapiens. Image taken from f. 4 of De la vieillesse (De Senectute) and De l'amitié (De Amicitia). Written in French.

Headpiece from BL Sloane 745, f. 2

Headpiece from BL Sloane 745, f. 2

Patterned headpiece. Image taken from f. 2 of Excerpts from Aristotle veterinaria. Written in Greek.

Decorated line-filler and initials from BL Harley 5697, f. 71v

Decorated line-filler and initials from BL Harley 5697, f. 71v

Decorated line-filler and initials, and figure of division. Image taken from f. 71v of Commentaries on Aristotle's 'Organon' (ff. 1-103) and Hermogenes (ff. 117-132); 'Institutio physica' (ff. 135-138v). Writte... More

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Illustration of the explanation about the division of the Red Sea, at chapter 5 of Maimonides' commentary on tractate Avot of the Mishnah: 'They [the waters] were divided into many paths equal to the number of ... More

Foliate scroll from BL Add 14763, f. 167

Foliate scroll from BL Add 14763, f. 167

Decorated initial-word panel and foliate scroll between the two text columns. Image taken from f. 167 of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimonides in Samuel ibn ... More

Decorated panels from BL Add 14763, f. 117

Decorated panels from BL Add 14763, f. 117

Panels decorated with foliate scrolls around the text columns, and partial border, at the end of the Guide of the Perplexed and the colophon of the scribe. Image taken from f. 117 of Miscellany of philosophical... More

Decorated panel and border from BL Add 14763, f. 163

Decorated panel and border from BL Add 14763, f. 163

Decorated panel around the initial words of Solomon ibn Gabirol's ~Keter malkhut~ (A Crown of Kingship) and partial border in the inner margin. Image taken from f. 163 of Miscellany of philosophical works inclu... More

Decorated panels from BL Add 14763, f. 118v

Decorated panels from BL Add 14763, f. 118v

Panels decorated with foliate scrolls, at Maimonides' treatise on ~Pereq Heleq~ (the tenth chapter of the mishnaic tractate, Sanhedrin). Image taken from f. 118v of Miscellany of philosophical works including e... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 148

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 148

Decorated panel at the closure of a text column framing the end of Maimonides' ~Tehiyyat ha-metim~ (Epistle on the resurrection of the dead) and the colophon of the scribe. Image taken from f. 148 of Miscellany... More

Partial border from BL Add 14763, f. 201v

Partial border from BL Add 14763, f. 201v

Partial border between the two text columns, at the Hebrew translation of al-Farabi's ~Sefer Hathalot ha-Nimtzaot~ (The Book of Principles). Image taken from f. 201v of Miscellany of philosophical works includi... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 198

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 198

Decorated panel surrounding the closure of the text column at the end of the Hebrew translation of Aristotle's Meteorology (by Samuel ibn Tibbon). Image taken from f. 198 of Miscellany of philosophical works in... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 76

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 76

Decorated panel framing the closure of the text column, at Maimonides' Guide of the Perplexed. Image taken from f. 76 of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimonide... More

Decorated panel and border from BL Add 14763, f. 198v

Decorated panel and border from BL Add 14763, f. 198v

Decorated panel around the initial words of the Hebrew translation of al-Farabi's ~Sefer hathalot ha-nimtzaot~ (The Book of Principles) and partial border in the inner margin. Image taken from f. 198v of Miscel... More

Diagram from BL Add 14763, f. 190v

Diagram from BL Add 14763, f. 190v

Diagram of the four main winds, in Aristotle's Meteorology. Image taken from f. 190v of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimonides in Samuel ibn Tibbon's Hebrew t... More

Initial words from BL Add 14763, f. 134

Initial words from BL Add 14763, f. 134

Initial words decorated with blue and red flourishing. Image taken from f. 134 of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimonides in Samuel ibn Tibbon's Hebrew transla... More

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Division of the Red Sea from BL Add 14763, f. 135

Detail of a page: illustration of the explanation about the division of the Red Sea, at chapter 5 of Maimonides' commentary on tractate Avot of the Mishnah: 'They [the waters] were divided into many paths equal... More

Decorated initial-word panel from BL Add 14763, f. 167

Decorated initial-word panel from BL Add 14763, f. 167

Detail of a page: decorated initial-word panel and foliate scroll between the two text columns. Image taken from f. 167 of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. the Guide of the Perplexed by Maimoni... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 160

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 160

Decorated panel with foliate scroll at the closure of the text column framing the colophon of the scribe, Solomon, at the end of Samuel ibn Tibbon's ~Perush ha-milot ha-zarot~ (A glossary of foreign terms). Ima... More

Colophon from BL Add 14763, f. 160

Colophon from BL Add 14763, f. 160

Detail of a page: dcorated panel with foliate scroll at the closure of the text column framing the colophon of the scribe, Solomon, at the end of Samuel ibn Tibbon's ~Perush ha-milot ha-zarot~ (A glossary of fo... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 165v

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 165v

Decorated panel around the closure of the text column, at the end of Solomon ibn Gabirol's ~Keter malkhut~ (A Crown of Kingship). Image taken from f. 165v of Miscellany of philosophical works including e. g. th... More

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 117v

Decorated panel from BL Add 14763, f. 117v

Decorated panel and partial border, at the beginning of Maimonides' treatise on ~Pereq Heleq~ (the tenth chapter of the mishnaic tractate, Sanhedrin). Image taken from f. 117v of Miscellany of philosophical wor... More

Text page from BL Harley 647, f. 2

Text page from BL Harley 647, f. 2

Text page. Image taken from f. 2 of Aratea, with extracts from Hyginus's Astronomica in the constellation figures. Written in Latin.

Table of Philosophy from BL Royal 7 D II, f. 9v

Table of Philosophy from BL Royal 7 D II, f. 9v

Diagram of the division of philosophy. Image taken from f. 9v of Theological miscellany. Written in Latin.

Couple from BL Harley 3487, f. 121v

Couple from BL Harley 3487, f. 121v

Detail of historiated initial 'G'(eneratione) with a couple in bed, and a nursemaid with an infant in a cot below, at the beginning of the third book 'On Coming Into Being and Passing Away' ('De Generatione et ... More

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3305, f. 5v

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3305, f. 5v

Historiated initial 'O'(mnis) with a portrait of Aristotle or Leonardo Bruno (Aretino) wearing spectacles, and, in the lower margin, the arms and initials of Iñigo Dávalos. Image taken from f. 5v of Ethica (ind... More

Detail from BL Burn 275, f. 438v

Detail from BL Burn 275, f. 438v

Detail of table. Image taken from f. 438v of Scholastic miscellany (see Notes for contents). Written in Latin.

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3487, f. 16v

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3487, f. 16v

Detail of an historiated initial 'Q'(uoniam) of a crowned king carrying a sceptre, with a nude figure playing a harp in the lower section of the initial. Image taken from f. 16v of Libri Naturales, with extensi... More

Decorated initial. from BL Burn 159, f. 212

Decorated initial. from BL Burn 159, f. 212

Decorated initial. Image taken from f. 212 of Orationes. Written in Latin.

Illuminated initial and border from BL Sloane 2413, f. 1

Illuminated initial and border from BL Sloane 2413, f. 1

Illuminated initial and border. Image taken from f. 1 of Secretum Secretorum. Written in Latin.

Teaching from BL Harley 3487, f. 116

Teaching from BL Harley 3487, f. 116

Detail of historiated initial with a man teaching. Image taken from f. 116 of Libri Naturales, with extensive glosses. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Burn 150, f. 19v

Decorated initial from BL Burn 150, f. 19v

Decorated initial 'S'(unt) with pen-flourishing, in Cicero's De officiis. Image taken from f. 19v of De officiis. Written in Latin.

Christ from BL Harley 3487, f. 202

Christ from BL Harley 3487, f. 202

Detail of historiated initial with a seated Christ, and conjoined figures below. Image taken from f. 202 of Libri Naturales, with extensive glosses. Written in Latin.

White vine initial from BL Harley 5062, f. 142v

White vine initial from BL Harley 5062, f. 142v

White vine initial 'E'(t). Image taken from f. 142v of Epistulae ad familiares (index Epistolae ad familiares), imperfect. Written in Latin (and some Greek).

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2591, f. 148

Decorated initial from BL Harley 2591, f. 148

Decorated initial 'E(t si) with acanthus leaves at the beginning of book 13. Image taken from f. 148 of Epistulae ad familiares (index Epistolae ad familiares) (imperfect). Written in Latin.

Illuminated initial from BL Harley 5428, f. 139

Illuminated initial from BL Harley 5428, f. 139

Illuminated initial 'E'(t si) at the beginning of Cicero's Pro Milone. Image taken from f. 139 of Orationes; Quirites. Written in Latin.

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3305, f. 24v

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3305, f. 24v

Historiated initial 'I'(gitur) in colours and gold and the beginning of the book of Aristotle. Image taken from f. 24v of Ethica (index Ethics). Written in Latin.

Court in session from BL Harley 2681, f. 2

Court in session from BL Harley 2681, f. 2

Detail of a miniature with a man standing before an assembly of ?lawyers, a scribe writes down the proceedings, decorated initial 'Q'(uanquam) with foliate decoration. Image taken from f. 2 of Orationes. Writte... More

Detail from BL King's 21, f. 2

Detail from BL King's 21, f. 2

Image taken from f. 2 of Philippics. Written in Latin.

Puzzle initial from BL King's 23, f. 133v

Puzzle initial from BL King's 23, f. 133v

Flourished puzzle initial 'F'(inem) at the beginning of Cicero's Epistolae ad familiares, book 12. Image taken from f. 133v of Epistolae ad familiares. Written in Latin.

Detail from BL Burn 157, f. 2

Detail from BL Burn 157, f. 2

Image taken from f. 2 of Orationes, etc. Written in Latin.

Inhabited initial from BL Burn 157, f. 121v

Inhabited initial from BL Burn 157, f. 121v

Inhabited illuminated initial 'Q'(ue), depicting a clothed cherub holding a shield (with the arms of the Lan family of Treviso ?) Image taken from f. 121v of Orationes, etc. Written in Latin.

Detail from BL Burn 158, f. 96v

Detail from BL Burn 158, f. 96v

Detail of illuminated initial. Image taken from f. 96v of Orationes in C. Verrem (index Orationes in Verrem; Oratio in Caecilium). Written in Latin.

Initial from BL Burn 165, f. 1

Initial from BL Burn 165, f. 1

Illuminated white vine initial 'C'(um) and heading in multi-coloured display capitals, at the beginning of the volume. Image taken from f. 1 of Disputationes tusculanae (ff. 1-91v), De finibus (ff. 93-178v), Ac... More

Illuminated initials from BL Burn 157, f. 164v

Illuminated initials from BL Burn 157, f. 164v

Illuminated initials 'A'(dversus) and 'P'(rimum), at the beginning of Leonardo Bruni's Latin translation of Demosthenes's Oratio pro Ctesiphonte (or De corona). Image taken from f. 164v of Orationes, etc. Writt... More

Orion from BL Harley 647, f. 8

Orion from BL Harley 647, f. 8

Illustration of the constellation Orion. Image taken from f. 8 of Aratea, with extracts from Hyginus's Astronomica in the constellation figures. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Arundel 171, f. 21v

Decorated initial from BL Arundel 171, f. 21v

Decorated initial. Image taken from f. 21v of De officiis. Written in Latin.

Lyra from BL Harley 647, f. 5

Lyra from BL Harley 647, f. 5

Illustration of the lyre, for the sign Lyra, with text or scholia within the figure of the constellation. Image taken from f. 5 of Aratea, with extracts from Hyginus's Astronomica in the constellation figures. ... More

Dedication miniature from BL Harley 4917, f. 52

Dedication miniature from BL Harley 4917, f. 52

Miniature of Laurent du Premierfait presenting his translation to Louis, Duc de Bourbon, decorated initial 'A' (tres), and full foliate borders, at the beginning of the dedicatory prologue. Image taken from f. ... More

Puzzle initial from BL Arundel 325, f. 36

Puzzle initial from BL Arundel 325, f. 36

Puzzle initial 'B'(onorum), at the beginning of Aristotle's De anima. Image taken from f. 36 of De generatione et corruptione (ff. 1-23); De memoria et reminiscentia (ff. 23v-26v); De sensu et sensato (ff. 27-3... More

Decorated initial from BL Burn 161, f. 27

Decorated initial from BL Burn 161, f. 27

Decorated initial 'C'(rotoniate) including animal heads in Cicero's De inventione. Image taken from f. 27 of De inventione (index Rhetorica)(ff. 3-53v), Rhetorica ad Herennium (index De ratione dicendi ad Heren... More

The last page of the text from BL Burn 147, f. 55v

The last page of the text from BL Burn 147, f. 55v

The last page of the text, with a verse added by an unidentified sixteenth-century reader: 'Virginis intacte cum veneris ante figuram/ Pretereundo cave. ne sileatur ave'. Image taken from f. 55v of De amicitia.... More

Illuminated initial from BL Burn 158, f. 148v

Illuminated initial from BL Burn 158, f. 148v

Illuminated white vine initial 'V'(enio) in Cicero's In verrem. Image taken from f. 148v of Orationes in C. Verrem (index Orationes in Verrem; Oratio in Caecilium). Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Burn 146, f. 181v

Decorated initial from BL Burn 146, f. 181v

Decorated foliate initial 'U'(ndecimo) in Cicero's Epistolae ad Atticum. Image taken from f. 181v of Ad Brutum (ff. 7v-19), Ad Quintum, I-II (ff. 19-45v), Ad Octavianum (ff. 45v-47v), Ad Atticum (ff. 47v-236v).... More

Detail from BL Burn 147, f. 1

Detail from BL Burn 147, f. 1

Image taken from f. 1 of De amicitia. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Burn 162, f. 107

Decorated initial from BL Burn 162, f. 107

Initial 'E'(tsi) drawn in ink with white vine-stem decoration, incorporating a butterfly, at the beginning of the Pseudo-Cicero Ad Herennium, unfinished, and perhaps a later addition. Image taken from f. 107 of... More

Text page from BL Harley 4927, f. 24

Text page from BL Harley 4927, f. 24

Text page with decoration in brown ink probably added by Petrarch. Image taken from f. 24 of Various works including Orationes in Catilinam, Paradoxa stoicorum (ff. 50-55v), De amicitia (ff. 110v-120v), imperfe... More

Marginal drawings with the monogram of the scribe from BL Burn 68, ff. 73v-74

Marginal drawings with the monogram of the scribe from BL Burn 68, ff....

Text pages with ink drawings in the lower margin, including a decorated catchword and the monogram of the scribe John Clement. Image taken from ff. 73v-74 of Secretum secretorum. Written in Latin.

Detail from BL Burn 142, f. 1

Detail from BL Burn 142, f. 1

Detail of heraldry in the lower border. Image taken from f. 1 of Epistolae ad familiares. Written in Latin, some words in Greek.

Detail from BL Burn 275, f. 359v

Detail from BL Burn 275, f. 359v

Detail of historiated initial with a woman playing bells and other musicians. Image taken from f. 359v of Scholastic miscellany (see Notes for contents). Written in Latin.

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3487, f. 140v

Historiated initial from BL Harley 3487, f. 140v

Detail of an historiated initial 'P'. Image taken from f. 140v of Libri Naturales, with extensive glosses. Written in Latin.

Decorated initial from BL Burn 159, f. 209v

Decorated initial from BL Burn 159, f. 209v

Decorated initial. Image taken from f. 209v of Orationes. Written in Latin.

Geometry from BL Burn 275, f. 293

Geometry from BL Burn 275, f. 293

Historiated initial with a woman with a set-square and dividers teaching a group of students (perhaps the personification of Geometry) at the beginning of Euclid's Elementa, in the translation attributed to Ade... More

Teaching from BL Burn 275, f. 256v

Teaching from BL Burn 275, f. 256v

Detail of a historiated initial of a master teaching students, one with an open book. Image taken from f. 256v of Scholastic miscellany (see Notes for contents). Written in Latin.

Dedication from BL Harley 4917, f. 1

Dedication from BL Harley 4917, f. 1

Miniature of Laurent du Premierfait presenting his translation to Louis, Duc de Bourbon, decorated initial 'A' (tres), and full foliate borders including heraldic arms, at the beginning of the dedicatory prolog... More