Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Riant 12
This bibliography was compiled by Julia Schlozman, Justin Stover and Joshua O’Driscoll.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
L. de Germon et L. Polain. Catalogue de la Bibliothèque de feu M. le Comte Riant. Paris: A Picard, 1896-99. MS cited vol. II, part I, p. XLVIII, no. 12.
Brief description containing a list of contents with folio numbers and incipits, as well as brief
notes on the dating, the binding, and the physical properties of the manuscript. Available online
Seymour de Ricci, with the assistance of W. J. Wilson. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1935-1940. (Reprint 1961). MS cited vol. 1, p. 1001.
Very brief description, without incipits, containing the same information found in the Riant
Antonio Carile. La Cronachistica Veneziana (secoli XIII-XVI) di Fronte alla Spartizione della Romania nel 1204. Florence: Leo S. Olschki, 1969. MS cited 166-167, 531.
Description of text, with sigle H 12, containing incipits and explicits (p. 166), its place in the
textual tradition of the chronicle (p. 167). Also contains an edition of the text, listing the textual
variants contained in this manuscript (p. 531). HOLLIS
F. C. Lane. Venice: A Maritime Republic.Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1973. MS cited p. 476.
Mention of the number of Venetian naval commanders found in this manuscript (f. 201v).
Available online at ACLS Humanities E-Book Project (Link). HOLLIS
E. Voordeckers. “Bulletin codicologique,” Scriptorium 27 (1973). MS cited p. 129.
Short description in French of Carile 1969. HOLLIS
Dennis Dutschke. “Un altro manoscrito dei sonetti ‘alla valigia’ di Maestro Antonio da Ferrara.” Studi e problemi di critica testuale 24 (1982), 7-14. MS cited p. 7.
Cited in a list of manuscripts in Italian from the Riant collection. HOLLIS