Lincoln's Inn Book Reader

Black Books Volume 2 covers the years 1472-1507. The text is written in a mixture of English, Latin and French.

Items of interest recorded in this volume include:

  • Building of the Old Hall in 1489-90 (fo.13)

  • Thomas More admitted in 1496 (fo.34)

  • Disruption of the orderly life of the Inn due to outbreak of the plague (fo. 42, pt. 2 fo. 1, fo. 54, fo. 55)

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