Title supplied by cataloger.
Collation: Parchment, i (modern parchment) + 176 + i (modern parchment); 1² 2-13⁸ 14⁸(-1) 15-19⁸ 20⁸(-1) 21-223⁸; [1-102,
104-148, 150-178]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto, with 2 pages cut out (f. 103, f. 149) included in count.
Signatures sometimes visible or partly visible in red ink, lower right recto. Catchwords on the last leaf of each gathering,
lower left verso.
Layout: Written in 2 columns of 47 lines; frame-ruled in ink with double bounding lines on each side.
Script: Written in Gothic semi-cursive book script.
Decoration: 4 6- to 8-line puzzle initials in blue and burnished gold with elaborate penwork infill and surround in dark
blue and red and with full-length bar borders decorated with half fleurs-de-lis in blue and gold and with penwork (f. 1v,
3r, 45r, 148r); 2-line chapter initials in blue or red with contrasting penwork in bright red or blue-black throughout; line-fillers
in red and blue; rubrics and running headings in red; capitals touched in yellow. Some catchwords enclosed in decorative
cartouches with flowers (for example f. 170v, 178v).
Binding: 20th-century morocco, title gilt, by Douglas Cockerell & Son, 1980.
Origin: Written in France, probably Paris, ca. 1400.
A detached leaf from Book 29 (LJS 124) is laid in the back of the manuscript.