Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Eng 1054
This bibliography was compiled by Justin Stover, Joshua O’Driscoll, and Johanna Rodda.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
HOLLIS Record (Link)
“Two Extracts from a Manuscript Copy of Hardyng’s Chronicle, among the Harleian Manuscripts in the British Museum; communicated by Henry Ellis, Esq. F.A.S. in a Letter to Nicholas Carlisle, Esq. Secretary.” Archaeologia: or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity. Vol. 16. London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1812.
Available online Link
Houghton Library. The Houghton Library Report of Accessions. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard College Library, 1957/58. MS cited p. 3.
A brief discussion of the manuscript and its text in a list of manuscript acquisitions from that year. HOLLIS
W.H. Bond and C.U. Faye. Supplement to the Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962. MS cited pp. 229-30.
A brief description of the manuscript. HOLLIS
Linda Ehrsam Voigts. “A Handlist of Middle English in Harvard Manuscripts,” Harvard Library Bulletin 33.1 (1985), pp. 1–96. MS cited pp. 45-48.
An extensive description of the manuscript, providing excerpts of the text. Available online (Link). HOLLIS
Julia Boffey and A.S.G. Edwards. A New Index of Middle English Verse. London: British Library, 2005. MS cited nos. 523.88/3 and 710/14.
Cited for various lines of verse contained in the chronicle. HOLLIS
Schoenberg Database of Manuscripts. Penn Libraries. (Online) Accessed 28 April 2010. Internet Link
A listing of manuscripts based on provenance. Search under Eng 1054. Found in two entries. Link
Digital Scriptorium. Columbia University Libraries. (Online) Accessed 28 April 2010. Internet Link
A searchable database of manuscripts from various collections. Search or browse under shelfmark MS Eng 1054. Contains a basic description of the physical layout and contents of the manuscript. Link