Title from Constans's edition.
Foliation: Parchment, ii (modern paper) + 2 + ii (modern paper); [1-2]; modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto. Single
bifolium, formerly the center folios of a quire.
Layout: Written in 2 columns of 47 lines; ruled in ink, with double verticals at the left margin of each column.
Script: Written in a Gothic book script.
Decoration: Alternating red and blue 2-line initials at irregular intervals; red initials have flourishes in violet and blue
initials have flourishes in red.
Binding: Modern pasteboard.
Origin: Written in France, ca. 1300 (Zacour-Hirsch).
Incipit: Me ... me covendi a retrere / Anci[es que] ie trespas avant ...
Explicit: ... [De tant] com[---] plus [lor targereiz] / Plus grant damage [fereiz;].
A physical description completed in 1979 by J. C. Atkinson is shelved with the manuscript.