Roberd of Brunnè's Handlyng Synne (written A.D. 1303;) with the French treatise on which it is founded, Le manuel des Pechiez

by William of Waddington, now first printed from MSS in the British Museum and Bodleian libraries ; edited by Frederick J. Furnival, Esq. M.A

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Mannying, Robert, fl. 1288-1338.
Corporate Authors: J.B. Nichols and Sons., Roxburghe Club.
Other Authors: William, of Waddington, 13th cent., Furnivall, Frederick James, 1825-1910.
Format: Book
Middle English
Published: London : Printed by J.B. Nichols and Sons, 1862.
Physical Description:lxviiip ; 27 cm (4to)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
General note:"A remarkable proof of the widespread popularity of religious plays at this period is furnished by the "Manuel des pechiez" by William of Wadington". (Cambridge history)
"Manuel des pechiez" is ascribed to William Waddington. Robert Mannyng, (native of Brunne), translated this work naming it "Handlyng Synne".
"Printed for the Roxburghe Club".
Set in two columns per page.
With half title page.
Language note:Text in Middle and Modern English.
Immediate source of acquisition note:
Bequest; William Aldis Wright; 00.00.1914.
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