Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Gr 6
This bibliography was compiled by Sarah Burke, William Stoneman and Nadia Kavrus-Hoffman.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
E. Everett, “An account of some Greek Manuscripts, procured at Constantinople in 1819 and now belonging to the Library of the University at Cambridge,” Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 4 (1820), pp. 409-415. MS cited p. 412, no. 5.
Brief description of contents and provenance. The manuscript “served as a sort of covering” for MS Gr 12. HOLLIS
Herman Charles Hoskier, A Full Account and Collation of the Greek Cursive Codex Evangelium 604 (Egerton 2610 in the British Museum). London: D. Nutt, 1890. MS cited in Appendix H.
With some discussion of earlier bibliography. Available online (Link). HOLLIS
Emilie Boer, Description of Greek MSS (MS Gr 1-14F, MS Gr 100, MS Riant 53) in the Possession of Harvard University Library. 1928.
Unpublished. Brief description of physical properties and contents (in Latin). HOLLIS
Seymour de Ricci, with the assistance of W. J. Wilson, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada, I. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1935-1940. (Reprint 1961). MS cited p. 972.
Brief description. HOLLIS
William H.P. Hatch, The Principal Uncial Manuscripts of the New Testament (Chicago 1939), pl. 56. HOLLIS
Kenneth Willis Clark, A Descriptive Catalogue of Greek New Testament Manuscripts in America. Chicago, Ill: University of Chicago Press, 1937. MS cited pp. 109-110.
Full description of all aspects of manuscript, including text, binding, condition, decoration, script, and provenance. Includes an index of contents and further bibliography. Plate 25 reproduces f. 3r. HOLLIS
Harvard University, Illuminated & Calligraphic Manuscripts; An Exhibition Held at the Fogg Art Museum & Houghton Library, February 14-April 1, 1955. Cambridge, Mass.: 1955. MS cited p. 9, no. 2.
Brief description. HOLLIS
Kurt Aland, Kurzgefasste Liste der griechischen Handschriften des Neuen Testaments. Arbeiten zur neutestamentlichen Textforschung, Bd. 1. Berlin: De Gruyter, 1963. MS cited p. 222, no. ℓ296. HOLLIS
David Sandler Berkowitz, In Remembrance of Creation: Evolution of Art and Scholarship in the Medieval and Renaissance Bible (Waltham, Mass., 1968), 26, cat. No. 43.
Edoardo Crisci, “La maiuscola ogivale diritta: Origini, tipologie, dislocazioni,” Scrittura e civiltà 9 (1985): 103-45 at 126.
Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffman, “Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Collections of the United States of America: Part V.1: Harvard University, The Houghton Library,” Manuscripta 54.1 (2010): 64-147. HOLLIS(Link)
MS cited pp. 108-112 and Fig. 7 (reproducing f. VI verso [detail]).
Complete scholarly description.