|Uniform title||Historia major. Abridgments|
||Historia major. Abridgments.
||Early English books online. ^A888680
|General note||Book 1, covering through the year 1066, follows closely the "Historia major" of Matthew Paris. Book 2 is an abridgment from the same work, with additions, covering 1067-1307. The additions from 1259-1273 have been attributed to William Rishanger.|
|General note||"Matthæus Westmonasteriensis" is a fictitious name traditionally assigned to this compilation.|
|General note||The "Historia major" is based on an earlier work by Roger of Wendover also known as "Flores historiarum", probably based in turn on an earlier St. Albans chronicle. See Vaughan, Richard. "Matthew Paris" (Cambridge, 1958).|
|General note||Edited by Matthew Parker.|
|General note||Printer's name from STC.|
|General note||Book 2 has separate pagination beginning on 1A1r.|
|General note||Running title reads: Flores historiarum.|
|General note||Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.|
||STC (2nd. ed.) 17652.
|Reproduction note||Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 435:9)|
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