Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Typ 122
Lewis Anthony. Musica Britannica: A National Collection of Music. 2nd rev. ed. London: Stainer & Bell, 1958-1970. MS cited VIII, 184, 211-212. 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 p. 260-261.
Brief description of manuscript’s contents, physical properties, and provenance.
André Vernet, “La Bibliothèque de la cathedrale de Narbonne au Moyen Age,” in Narbonne: archeology et histoire, 2: Narbonne au Moyen-Age. Montpellier: Fédération historique du Languedoc méditerranéen et du Roussillon, 1973, pp. 169-1177. MS cited p. 173. HOLLIS
Included in a list of manuscripts with a connection to Narbonne.
Census-Catalogue of Manuscript Sources of Polyphonic Music, 1400-1550. Rome: American Institute of Musicology, 1979-1988. MS cited IV, 324. HOLLIS
Margaret Bent, “New Sacred Polyphonic Fragments of the Quattrocento,” Studi Musicali, IX (1980), 171-190. MS cited pp. 179-189 and reproduced as pls. 2a & 2b.
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. 122, fig. 76.
Marian W. Cobin. The Aosta Manuscript: A Central Source of Early-Fifteenth-Century Sacred Polphony. Ph. D. dissertation. New York University, 1987. MS cited I, 102ff., 234, 350. HOLLIS
Rodney G. Dennis, “The World of Madness and the World of Dreams: Charles Sumner and Philip Hofer as Collectors of Early Manuscripts,” Gazette of the Grolier Club, new series 42 (1990), 17-37. Typ 122 cited pp. 27-28 without shelfmark.
Brief allusion to the manuscript as a reflection of the acquisition efforts of the donor to Harvard. HOLLIS
Margaret Bent, “Motets Recovered from a Binding,” in Marks in the Fields: Essays on the Uses of Manuscripts, eds. Rodney G. Dennis and Elizabeth Falsey. Cambridge, MA: Houghton Library, 1992, p. 16-19.
Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (website). Accessed 21 October 2009.
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 0122. Contains a basic description of the physical layout and contents of the manuscript. Link