Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Riant 94
This bibliography was compiled by Julia Schlozman, Justin Stover, Joshua O’Driscoll, and Johanna Rodda.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
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Paul Edouard Didier Riant. Catalogue de la Bibliothèque de feu M. le Comte Riant. Compiled by L. de Germon and L. Polain. Vol. II. Paris: A Picard, 1896-99. MS cited in v. II, part I, p. LXV, no. 94.
Brief description of manuscript’s contents, as well as notes on the physical properties and approximate date of the manuscript. HOLLIS
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. 1011.
Brief description, containing much of the same information as in the Riant catalogue, with a brief note on provenance. HOLLIS
A. Strittmatter. “Liturgische Handschriften in amerikanischen Bibliotheken.” Jahrbuch für Liturgiewissenschaft 14 (1938), 224-230. MS cited p. 229.
Brief listing under “Preces Piae und ähnliche Gebetbücher.”
Available online at Digizeitschriften. Harvard PIN required.(Link). HOLLIS
Jacqueline A. Mattfeld. “Some Relationships between Texts and Cantus Firmi in the Liturgical Motets of Josquin des Pres.” Journal of the American Musicological Society 14.2 (1961), 159-183. MS cited p. 168, n. 72.
Brief citation as a source for the Stabat mater, set for the Compassion.
Available online at JSTOR (Link). HOLLIS
“Bulletin codicologique.” Scriptorium 17 (1963). MS cited p. 195, no. 315.
Brief mention in a review of Mattfeld 1961. HOLLIS
Roger S. Wieck, Late Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts, 1350-1525, in the Houghton Library. Cambridge, MA: Dept. of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1983. MS cited p. 113.
Description of manuscript and its illumination, as well as provenance and brief bibliography. Folio 12v reproduced in black and white as figure 130, p. 166. HOLLIS
Handschriftencensus: Eine Bestandaufnahme der handschriftlichen Überlieferung deutschsprachiger Texte des Mittelalters. (website) Accessed 29 October 2009.
Listed in a census of medieval German manuscripts. Found under “Gesamtverzeichnis Handschriften, Cambridge, Mass.” (Link)