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Registers of Writs

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Contents By Year
This table is arranged by the approximate date of composition of the main section of the manuscript. This is normally shortly after the last datable item in the main section, unless there is reason to believe that the main section has a later composition date. Clicking on the manuscript number will bring you the Ames Foundation’s description of the manuscript, which lists the contents and links to specific images of the manuscript in the PDS; clicking on ‘PDS’ will bring you directly to the first image of the manuscript in the PDS.

 

HLS MS No. 52

Registrum brevium

ca. 1276

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 24

Registrum brevium with tracts

after 1294

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 39

England. Statutes Magna Carta to ???

ca. 1300

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 184

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 28 Edw. 1, Registrum Brevium, Tracts

? ca. 1310

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 49

Magna carta cum statutis (Statuta vetera; Registrum brevium)

ca. 1310

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 33

Magna carta cum statutis

ca. 1310

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 173

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 12 Edw. 2

? ca. 1320

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 12

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 3 Edw. 2

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 28

England. Statutes Magna Carta to 12 Edw. 2. Register of Writs (c. 1325). Treatises.

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 36

England. Statuta Vetera, Tracts, and Registrum Brevium

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 60

Registrum brevium

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 177

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 5 Edw. 3

ca. 1335

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 32

England. Statutes Magna Carta to 9 Edw. 3 (27 Edw. 3)

ca. 1335 (ca. 1353)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 174

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 10 Edw. 3 (36 Edw. 3)

ca. 1340 (1365)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 166

Registrum brevium

ca. 1350

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 53

Registrum brevium (Natura brevium)

ca. 1372

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 61

Registrum brevium

ca. 1375-1425

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 38

Registrum brevium judicialium

ca. 1378

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 165

Registrum brevium

ca. 1380

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 34

Registrum brevium

ca. 1384

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 19

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 9 Ric. 2

ca. 1386

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 155

Registrum brevium, with tracts

ca. 1384, with additions into the 15th century

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 26

Registrum brevium

ca. 1405

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 27

Registrum brevium

ca. 1420

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 170

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 9 Hen. 5 (8 Hen. 6)

ca. 1425 (1435)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 22

Registrum brevium

ca. 1425

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 23

Registrum Brevium

ca. 1430

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 20

England. Statutes, 8 Edw. 3 to 11 Hen. 6

ca. 1433

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 21

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 23 Hen. 6. Modus tenendi parliamentum. Magna Carta.

ca. 1445 (?ca. 1450)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 45

Registrum brevium (Formularia brevium)

ca. 1450

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 168

Registrum brevium

ca. 1450

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 10

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 7 Edw. 4

ca. 1467

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 29

Calendar; Modus Tenendi Parliamentum;
Office of the Steward; Index of Statutes;
England. Statutes 1 Edw. 3 to 20 Ric. 2 (MS 29)
England. Statutes 1 Hen. 4 to 8 Edw. 4 (MS 30)

ca. 1468 (?ca. 1502)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 30

Calendar; Modus Tenendi Parliamentum;
Office of the Steward; Index of Statutes;
England. Statutes 1 Edw. 3 to 20 Ric. 2 (MS 29)
England. Statutes 1 Hen. 4 to 8 Edw. 4 (MS 30)

ca. 1468 (?ca. 1502)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 25

Registrum brevium

ca. 1476

PDS


Contents By HLS Manuscript Number
This table is arranged by the call number of the HLS manuscript. Clicking on the manuscript number will bring you the Ames Foundation’s description of the manuscript, which lists the contents and links to specific images of the manuscript in the PDS; clicking on ‘PDS’ will bring you directly to the first image of the manuscript in the PDS.

 

HLS MS No. 10

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 7 Edw. 4

ca. 1467

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 12

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 3 Edw. 2

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 19

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 9 Ric. 2

ca. 1386

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 20

England. Statutes, 8 Edw. 3 to 11 Hen. 6

ca. 1433

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 21

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 23 Hen. 6. Modus tenendi parliamentum. Magna Carta.

ca. 1445 (?ca. 1450)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 22

Registrum brevium

ca. 1425

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 23

Registrum Brevium

ca. 1430

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 24

Registrum brevium with tracts

after 1294

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 25

Registrum brevium

ca. 1476

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 26

Registrum brevium

ca. 1405

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 27

Registrum brevium

ca. 1420

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 28

England. Statutes Magna Carta to 12 Edw. 2. Register of Writs (c. 1325). Treatises.

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 29

Calendar; Modus Tenendi Parliamentum;
Office of the Steward; Index of Statutes;
England. Statutes 1 Edw. 3 to 20 Ric. 2 (MS 29)
England. Statutes 1 Hen. 4 to 8 Edw. 4 (MS 30)

ca. 1468 (?ca. 1502)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 30

Calendar; Modus Tenendi Parliamentum;
Office of the Steward; Index of Statutes;
England. Statutes 1 Edw. 3 to 20 Ric. 2 (MS 29)
England. Statutes 1 Hen. 4 to 8 Edw. 4 (MS 30)

ca. 1468 (?ca. 1502)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 32

England. Statutes Magna Carta to 9 Edw. 3 (27 Edw. 3)

ca. 1335 (ca. 1353)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 33

Magna carta cum statutis

ca. 1310

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 34

Registrum brevium

ca. 1384

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 36

England. Statuta Vetera, Tracts, and Registrum Brevium

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 38

Registrum brevium judicialium

ca. 1378

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 39

England. Statutes Magna Carta to ???

ca. 1300

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 45

Registrum brevium (Formularia brevium)

ca. 1450

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 49

Magna carta cum statutis (Statuta vetera; Registrum brevium)

ca. 1310

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 52

Registrum brevium

ca. 1276

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 53

Registrum brevium (Natura brevium)

ca. 1372

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 60

Registrum brevium

ca. 1325

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 61

Registrum brevium

ca. 1375-1425

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 155

Registrum brevium, with tracts

ca. 1384, with additions into the 15th century

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 165

Registrum brevium

ca. 1380

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 166

Registrum brevium

ca. 1350

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 168

Registrum brevium

ca. 1450

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 170

England. Statutes, 1 Edw. 3 to 9 Hen. 5 (8 Hen. 6)

ca. 1425 (1435)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 173

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 12 Edw. 2

? ca. 1320

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 174

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 10 Edw. 3 (36 Edw. 3)

ca. 1340 (1365)

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 177

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 5 Edw. 3

ca. 1335

PDS

 

HLS MS No. 184

England. Statutes, Magna Carta to 28 Edw. 1, Registrum Brevium, Tracts

? ca. 1310

PDS