Medieval Reading Abbey manuscript: A look inside


An ancient manuscript from Reading Abbey has gone on show to the public.

The 600-page book is in Latin and dates back to the 14th Century.

Berkshire Records Office bought it from a private collector for £36,000 and is putting it on display.

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