Petition by Joan, widow of William Rykyll to Baron Bergavenny.
England, [ca. 1500]
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Manuscript document, on parchment, in a single hand, containing the petition of Joan, widow of William Rykyll to Baron Bergavenny for the restoration of her rights in land held of Robert Lindsey, in Kent, from which she has been disseized by Edward Lindsey and Rose, his wife and the daughter of William Rykyll.
A handlist of western Medieval manuscripts in the Takamiya collection / Toshiyuki Takamiya, in The Medieval book: glosses from friends & colleagues of Christopher de Hamel, ed. by Richard Linenthal, James Marrow and William Noel. 't Goy-Houten: Hes & De Graff, 2010, pp. 421-437.
Phillipps MS 29242. Formerly owned by Alan G. Thomas. Purchased from Toshiyuki Takamiya on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2017.
In Middle English.
Docketed in a contemporary hand.
Layout: single column of 14 lines.
Script: Anglicana.
Petition by Joan, Widow of William Rykyll (Takamiya MS 75). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Bergavenny, George Neville, Baron.
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