Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Typ 52
This bibliography was compiled by Aden Kumler, Julia Schlozman, Nadia Marx, Johanna Rodda and William Stoneman.
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HOLLIS Record (Link) and Digital Images (Link)
Seymour de Ricci, with the assistance of W. J. Wilson. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada, II. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1935-1940. (Reprint 1961). MS cited p. 2324, n. 59.
Brief description. HOLLIS
The Houghton Library Report of Accessions for the Year 1950-51. Cambridge, MA: Harvard College Library, 1951. MS cited on p. 4. HOLLIS
A brief description without call number in a report of annual accessions.
J. R. Abbey & A. R. A. Hobson, French and Italian Collectors and Their Bindings, Illustrated from Examples in the Library of J.R. Abbey. Oxford: Printed for presentation to the members of the Roxburghe Club, 1953. MS cited p. xxxi & n. 1.
Walters Art Gallery, The History of Bookbinding, 525-1950 A.D.; An Exhibition Held at the Baltimore Museum of Art, November 12, 1957, to January 12, 1958. Baltimore: Trustees of the Walters Art Gallery, 1957. MS cited p. 89, no. 199.
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. 256.
Paul Oskar Kristeller, Iter Italicum: A Finding List of Uncatalogued or Incompletely Catalogued Humanistic Manuscripts of the Renaissance in Italian and other Libraries. London: Warburg Institute; Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1963–97. MS cited in v. V, p. 232.
Accessible through Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance, a “subscribers only” database. To search the database, connect to: Iter Italicum and search by Houghton Library, Typographic Collection. (Link) HOLLIS
The Houghton Library, 1942–1967: A Selection of Books and Manuscripts in Harvard Collections. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard College Library [distributed by Harvard University Press], 1967. MS reproduced on p. 182.
Reproduction without call number.
Roger S. Wieck, Late Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts, 1350–1525, in the Houghton Library. Cambridge: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1983. MS cited p. 121, fig. 101.
James Hankins, “Bruni Manuscripts in North America: A Handlist,” Per il censimento dei codici dell'epistolario di Leonardo Bruni: seminario internazionale di studi : Firenze, 30 ottobre 1987, eds. Lucia Gualdo Rosa & Paolo Viti. Nuovi studi storici, 10. Roma: Istituto storico italiano per il Medio Evo, 1991, p. 55–90. MS cited p. 69.
Digital Scriptorium. Columbia University Libraries. (Online) Accessed 24 May 2010. Internet Link
A searchable database of manuscripts from various collections. Search or browse under shelfmark MS Typ 0052. Contains a basic description of the physical layout and contents of the manuscript. Link