Brandon‘s discovery of the hottest library smut on the internet reminded me of a suggestion someone made me the other night1: I ought to see if the BL’s website had a manuscript description for Cotton Nero A.i. Sure enough, they do (a nice neat list of contents), and in the process I have gained a severe case of library envy. Look at those collections!
Yes, ladies and gentlemen, when I’m transcribing in Fisher Rare Books, I’ll be thinking about the British Library.
1. Oooh, look, a dative pronoun!