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Pen-flourished initial from BL Add 60577, f. 8

Large pen-flourished initial 'I' (am soore astoned) at the beginning of a Middle English verse translation of the ~Secretum~ by Francisco Petrarca (Petrarch). Image taken from f. 8 of Miscellany, including an excerpt from a Latin herbal, excerpt from a Latin lapidary, Secretum, poem addressed to William Waynflete, Secrees off Old Philosoffres, The Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers, Thoroughfa…