Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Eng 752
This bibliography was compiled by Justin Stover and Joshua O’Driscoll.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
HOLLIS Record (Link)
HMC, Eighth Report (1881), App. III, p. 106, no. 131;
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 p. 226.
A brief description of the manuscript with additional notes on provenance and bibliography. HOLLIS
Linda Ehrsam Voigts. “A Handlist of Middle English in Harvard Manuscripts,” Harvard Library Bulletin 33.1 (1985), pp. 1–96. MS cited pp. 31-32.
An extensive description of the manuscript, providing excerpts of the text. Available online (Link). HOLLIS
Carol M. Meale. “Patrons, Buyers and Owners: Book Production and Social Status,” in Book Production and Publishing in Britain 1375-1475, eds. Jeremy Griffiths and Derek Pearsall. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. MS cited p. 218.
Brief mention as a source for Lydgate’s Troy Book. HOLLIS
William A. Ringler. Bibliography and Index of English Verse in Manuscript 1501-1558. London; New York: Mansell, 1992. MS cited p. 14.
A brief description of the manuscript. HOLLIS
Julia Boffey and A.S.G. Edwards. A New Index of Middle English Verse. London: British Library, 2005. MS cited nos. 2516/21, 2590/6.
Cited in a list of manuscripts containing John Lydgate’s Troy Book and Dance of Macabre. HOLLIS
Digital Scriptorium. Columbia University Libraries. (Online) Accessed 4 March 2010. Internet Link
A searchable database of manuscripts from various collections. Search or browse under shelfmark MS Eng. Contains a basic description of the physical layout and contents of the manuscript. Link