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All twelve months of the year are depicted in roundels as Labours of the Month. Below them on the right is the sign of the Zodiac. All the calendrical numbers and letters are explained under Keeping Time, the selection of saints is discussed under Feast Days, and the various scribes under Scribes.

For February, a man warms himself by the fire, and the sign is Pisces. Abbot Geoffrey’s death is added on 25th February.

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