Single leaf 32 lines of text in a late Caroline hand. 1 three-line and 3 two-line initials painted in red. The leaf comes from a Bible of large dimensions and is written in a large hand. Text: the recto begins 'Haec fieri cogerent.' and contains 1 Maccabees 1. 53-67, 2.1-12; the verso begins 'Nostra claritas.' and contains 1 Maccabees 2.12-32. Recovered from a binding and in good condition. 428 x 302mm.