Front Quad of Lincoln College, the walls covered in bright green ivy

St Jerome – liber quaestionum Hebraicarum in Genesim. Also 8 other works. 12th-15th centuries. Donated by Robert Fleming.


  • Mould damaged ares of parchment reinforced with hidakawashi tengu tissue, adhered with gelatine mousse.
  • Isoproponol used to relax creases.
  • Repairs to 37 folios.
  • Three K020 fibre tissue hinges inserted using gelatine mousse between folio 1 and head edge of page stub to enable movement of folio 1 without catching on the stub.
  • Partially lifted pastedown fragment on head edge of right board lightly humified and fixed in place to prevent repeated catching of the parchment.


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