Text name The Mirror of St. Edmund (Thornton Ms.) File name cmedthor-m34 Manuscript Lincoln Cathedral Library 91 (Thornton ms.) Date c1440 (?1350) Dialect North Genre Religious treatise Edition Perry, George G. 1969. The mirror of St. Edmund. In George G. Perry (ed.), Religious pieces in prose and verse. EETS O.S. 26. London: K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. Third edition (first edition 1867, second edition 1914). Sample Pp. 16-50, exhaustive Remarks
This is a northern version of a translation of the Latin Speculum S. Edmundi by Edmund Rich, Archbishop of Canterbury, at Pontigny, around 1350, possibly from a Southern exemplar. The Mirror of St. Edmund (Vernon ms.) is another version of this text.
This text is not included in the Helsinki Corpus.