Guide To Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library


ABBREVIATIONS

AEB
Analytical & Enumerative Bibliography
AL
G. Lacombe et al., eds., Aristoteles latinus (Rome etc. 1939-61)
Alexander and de la Mare, Italian Manuscripts…of Major J. R. Abbey
J. J. G. Alexander and A. C. de la Mare, The Italian Manuscripts in the Library of Major J. R. Abbey (New York and London 1969)
Allen, Writings
H. E. Allen, Writings Ascribed to Richard Rolle, Hermit of Hampole (New York 1927)
Anthiaume
A. Anthiaume, Cartes marines, constructions navales, voyages de découverte chez les normands, 1500-1650 (Paris 1916)
Anthol. lat.
A. Riese, ed., Anthologia latina sive poesis latinae supplementum, I, Carmina in codicibus scripta (Leipzig 1894-1906)
Aspects of Medieval England
Aspects of Medieval England: Manuscripts for Research in the Huntington Library, an Exhibition prepared for the Medieval Academy of America, 14 April 1972 [San Marino 1972]
Beal
P. Beal, ed., Index of English Literary Manuscripts (London 1980- )
Berger, Préfaces
S. Berger, Les Préfaces jointes aux livres de la Bible dans les manuscrits de la Vulgate (Paris 1902)
Bernard
[E. Bernard], Catalogi librorum manuscriptorum Angliae et Hiberniae (Oxford 1697)
BHL
Bibliotheca hagiographica latina, ed. Socii Bollandiani (1898-1901)
Bloomfield, Virtues and Vices
M. W. Bloomfield et al., Incipits of Latin Works on the Virtues and Vices, 1100-1500 A.D. Mediaeval Academy of America Publications 88 (Cambridge Massachusetts 1979)
BMC
Catalogue of Books Printed in the XVth Century now in the British Museum (London 1908- )
B.N.
Bibliothèque Nationale
Bod. Lib.
Bodleian Library
Bond and Faye
C. U. Faye and W. H. Bond, Supplement to the Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New York 1962)
Branner, Manuscript Painting
R. Branner, Manuscript Painting in Paris during the Reign of Saint Louis: a Study of Styles (Berkeley 1977)
Briquet
C. M. Briquet, Les Filigranes: dictionnaire historique des marques du papier…1282 jusqu’à 1600, facs. of the 1907 edition with supplementary material, ed. A. Stevenson (Amsterdam 1968)
Brit. Lib.
British Library
Bruylants, Oraisons
P. Bruylants, Les oraisons du missel romain. Études liturgiques 1 (Louvain 1952)
de Bruyne, Préfaces
[D. de Bruyne], Les préfaces de la Bible (Namur 1920)
de Bruyne, Sommaires
[D. de Bruyne], Sommaires, divisions, et rubriques de la Bible latine (Namur 1914)
Catalogus Incunabulorum
Catalogus incunabulorum professoris et doctoris theol. L. van Ess Darmstadlt [sic] nunc in bibliotheca phillippica deposit [sic], (Middle Hill [1840?])
CC
Corpus christianorum
CC Cont. med.
Corpus christianorum continuatio medievalis
Chronica
J. Preston, “Medieval Manuscripts at the Huntington: Supplement to De Ricci’s Census,” Chronica: a Newsletter Published by the Medieval Association of the Pacific 21 (1977) 2-9
Church: Catalogue…of English Literature
A Catalogue of Books consisting of English Literature and Miscellanea…forming a Part of the Library of E. D. Church, compiled and annotated by G. W. Cole (New York 1909)
Copinger
W. A. Copinger, Supplement to Hain’s Repertorium bibliographicum (London 1895-1902)
Cortesão, Cartografia
A. Cortesão, Cartografia e cartógrafos portugueses dos séculos XV e XVI (Lisbon 1935)
CPL
E. Dekkers and A. Gaar, eds., Clavis patrum latinorum. Sacris erudiri 3 (Steenbrugge, 2nd. ed. 1961)
CSEL
Corpus scriptorum ecclesiasticorum latinorum
de la Mare, Lyell Cat.
A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Collection of Medieval Manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (Oxford 1971)
De Ricci
S. De Ricci, with the assistance of W. H. Wilson, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New York 1935-37; index 1940)
De Ricci, “Handlist”
S. De Ricci, “A Handlist of Latin Classical Manuscripts in American Libraries,” Philological Quarterly 1 (1922) 100-08
Delaissé, Marrow and de Wit, Waddesdon Manor
L. M. J. Delaissé, J. Marrow and J. de Wit, Illuminated Manuscripts. The James A. De Rothschild Collection at Waddesdon Manor (Fribourg 1977 for the National Trust)
Firmin Didot, Catalogue illustré
Catalogue illustré des livres precieux manuscrits et imprimés faisant partie de la bibliothèque de M. Ambroise Firmin Didot (Paris 1878-84)
DNB
Dictionary of National Biography
Doyle, “Thomas Aquinas”
A. I. Doyle, “A Prayer Attributed to St. Thomas Aquinas,” Dominican Studies 1 (1948) 229-38
Duff
E. G. Duff, Fifteenth Century English Books ([London] 1917)
EETS es
Early English Text Society extra series
EETS os
Early English Text Society original series
EETS ss
Early English Text Society supplementary series
Emden, BRUC
A. B. Emden, A Biographical Register of the University of Cambridge to 1500 (Cambridge 1963)
Emden, BRUO
A. B. Emden, A Biographical Register of the University of Oxford to A.D. 1500 (Oxford 1957-59) and A Biographical Register of the University of Oxford, A.D. 1501-1540 (Oxford 1974)
The English Novel
The English Novel: an Exhibition of Manuscripts and First Editions, Chaucer to Conrad (San Marino 1934)
Forshall and Madden
J. Forshall and F. Madden, eds., The Holy Bible…in the Earliest English Versions Made from the Latin Vulgate by John Wycliffe and his Followers (Oxford 1850)
Ganong
W. F. Ganong, Crucial Maps in the Early Cartography and Place-Nomenclature of the Atlantic Coast of Canada [Toronto 1964]
Glorieux
P. Glorieux, Répertoire des maîtres en théologie de Paris au XIIIe siècle. Études de philosophie médiévale 17-18 (Paris 1933-34)
Goy
R. Goy, Die Überlieferung der Werke Hugos von St. Viktor. Monographien zur Geschichte des Mittelalters 14 (Stuttgart 1976)
Grotefend
H. Grotefend, Zeitrechnung des deutschen Mittelalters und der Neuzeit (Hannover 1891)
Guide to British Historical Manuscripts
[M. L. Robertson], Guide to British Historical Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino 1982)
GW
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke (1925- )
Hain
L. F. T. Hain, Repertorium bibliographicum (Stuttgart etc. 1826-38)
Hanna, “Addenda”
R. Hanna, “The Index of Middle English Verse and Huntington Library Collections: a Checklist of Addenda,” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 74 (1980) 235-58
Harrisse, Découverte
H. Harrisse, Découverte et évolution cartographique de Terre-Neuve et des pays circonvoisins 1497-1501-1769 (London 1900)
Harrisse, Discovery
H. Harrisse, The Discovery of North America (London 1892)
Hauréau, Notices et extraits
B. Hauréau, Notices et extraits de quelques manuscrits latins de la Bibliothèque Nationale (Paris 1890-93)
HBS
Henry Bradshaw Society
HE
C. Wordsworth, ed., Horae Eboracenses. Surtees Society 132 (1920)
Heawood
E. Heawood, Watermarks mainly of the 17th and 18th Centuries. Monumenta chartae papyraceae historiam illustrantia 1 (Hilversum 1950)
HLB
Huntington Library Bulletin (nn. 1-11, May 1931-April 1937; superseded by Huntington Library Quarterly)
HLQ
Huntington Library Quarterly
HMC
Historical Manuscripts Commission
Hoe: Grolier Club (1892)
Catalogue of an Exhibition of Illuminated and Painted Manuscripts together with a few early printed books with illuminations…New York, Grolier Club, April 1892 (New York 1892); De Ricci, p. xv, “At least 66 of the European mss. were from the Hoe collection; others belonged to W. L. Andrews, S. P. Avery, etc.”
Hoe: Bierstadt (1895)
O. A. Bierstadt, The Library of Robert Hoe: a Contribution to the History of Bibliophilism in America (New York 1895)
Hoe: Historic and Artistic Bookbindings (1895)
One hundred and Seventy-Six Historic and Artistic Book-bindings…Selected from the Library of Robert Hoe (New York 1895)
Hoe: Cat. (1909)
[C. Shipman], A Catalogue of Manuscripts Forming a Portion of the Library of Robert Hoe (New York 1909)
Hoe sales by Anderson, New York
pt. I—24 April 1911
pt. II—8 January 1912 pt. III—15 April 1912 pt. IV—11 November 1912
The Huth Library
The Huth Library: a Catalogue of the Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, and Engravings Collected by Henry Huth (London 1880)
IMEV
C. Brown and R. H. Robbins, Index of Middle English Verse (New York 1943) and Supplement by R. H. Robbins and J. L. Cutler (Lexington 1965)
IMU
Italia medioevale e umanistica
Jolliffe
P. S. Jolliffe, A Check-list of Middle English Prose Writings of Spiritual Guidance. Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, Subsidia Mediaevalia 2 (Toronto 1974)
JWCI
Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes
Kaeppeli, SOPMA
T. Kaeppeli, Scriptores ordinis praedicatorum medii aevi (Rome 1970- )
Ker, MLGB
N. R. Ker, Medieval Libraries of Great Britain (London, 2nd ed. 1964)
Ker, MMBL
N. R. Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries (Oxford 1969- )
Kyriss
E. Kyriss, Verzierte gotische Einbände im alten deutschen Sprachgebiet (Stuttgart 1951-58)
Legal Manuscripts
Legal Manuscripts and Printed Books: a Sequence Illustrating the Development of English and American Law for the Visit of the American Bar Association, July 19, 1935 at the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, California (San Marino 1935)
Lehrs
M. Lehrs, Geschichte und kritischer Katalog des deutschen, niederländischen und französischen Kupferstichs im XV. Jahrhundert (Vienna 1908-34)
Leroquais, LH
V. Leroquais, Les Livres d’heures manuscrits de la Bibliothèque Nationale (Paris 1927-43)
Lievens
R. Lievens, Middelnederlandse handschriften in Oost-Europa (Ghent 1963)
Mead
H. R. Mead, Incunabula in the Huntington Library (San Marino 1937)
; the manuscripts bound with incunables are not mentioned
Mearns
J. Mearns, The Canticles of the Christian Church, eastern and western, in early and medieval times (Cambridge 1914)
Meertens
M. Meertens, De godsvrucht in de Nederlanden naar handschriften van gebedenboeken der XVe eeuw. Leuvense studieen en tekstuitgaven 1-3, 6 ([Antwerp] 1930-34)
MLN
Modern Language Notes
Nat. Bibl.
Nationalbibliothek
NSTC
see STC
Oldham
J. B. Oldham, English Blind-Stamped Bindings (Cambridge 1952)
PAC
Canada. Public Archives. Sixteenth-Century Maps Relating to Canada; a check-list and bibliography (Ottawa 1956)
Pächt and Alexander
O. Pächt and J. J. G. Alexander, Illuminated Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford (Oxford 1966-73)
Parkes, Keble College
M. B. Parkes, The Medieval Manuscripts of Keble College Oxford (London 1979)
Perdrizet
P. Perdrizet, Le Calendrier parisien à la fin du moyen âge. Publications de la faculté de lettres de l’Université de Strasbourg 63 (Paris 1933)
PG
J. P. Migne, ed., Patrologia graeca
Piccard
G. Piccard, Die Wasserzeichenkartei Piccard im Hauptstaatsarchiv Stuttgart (Stuttgart 1961- )
PL
J. P. Migne, ed., Patrologia latina
Plummer, Last Flowering
J. Plummer, with the assistance of G. Clark, The Last Flowering: French Painting in Manuscripts 1420-1530 from American Collections (New York and London 1982)
PMC
A. Cortesão and A. Teixeira da Mota, Portugaliae monumenta cartographica (Lisbon 1960-[62])
PMLA
Publications of the Modern Language Association of America
Reichling
D. Reichling, Appendices ad Hainii-Copingeri Repertorium bibliographicum (Munich 1905-11)
RH
U. Chevalier, Repertorium hymnologicum (Louvain 1892-1912, Brussels 1920-21)
Rietstap
J. B. Rietstap, Armorial général (2nd ed. 1884-87; plates 1903-26 and Supplements 1926-51 by V. Rolland and H. Rolland)
RISM
G. Reaney, Manuscripts of Polyphonic Music (c. 1320-1400). Répertoire international des sources musicales, vol. 4, pt. 2 (Munich 1969)
Römer
F. Römer, Die handschriftliche Überlieferung der Werke des heiligen Augustinus, II, Großbritannien und Irland. Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Phil.-Hist. Klasse, Sitzungsberichte 276, 281 (Vienna 1972)
RS
Rolls Series
RTAM
Recherches de théologie ancienne et médiévale
Schenkl
H. Schenkl, Bibliotheca patrum latinorum britannica (Vienna 1891-1908; repr. Hildesheim and New York 1969)
Schneyer
J. B. Schneyer, Repertorium der lateinischen Sermones des Mittelalters für die Zeit von 1150-1350. Beiträge zur Geschichte der Philosophie und Theologie des Mittelalters 43 (Münster 1969-80)
Schuler
R. M. Schuler, English Magical and Scientific Poems to 1700 (New York 1979)
Schulte
J. F. von Schulte, Die Geschichte der Quellen und Literatur des canonischen Rechts von Gratian bis auf die Gegenwart (Stuttgart 1875-80)
Scott, Later Gothic Manuscripts
K. L. Scott, Later Gothic Manuscripts (forthcoming vol. 6 in A Survey of Manuscripts Illuminated in the British Isles, ed. J. J. G. Alexander; London)
SMRL
S. J. P. Van Dijk, Sources of the Modern Roman Liturgy. Studia et documenta franciscana 1-2 (Leiden 1963)
Sonet
J. Sonet, Répertoire d’incipit de prières en ancien français. Société de publications romanes et françaises 54 (Geneva 1956)
SR
Statutes of the Realm (London 1810-28)
STC
A Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland and Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad 1475-1640, compiled by A. W. Pollard, G. R. Redgrave et al. (London 1926), 2nd ed. rev. & enl. by W. A. Jackson, F. S. Ferguson and K. Pantzer (London 1976-86); the revision referred to in this catalogue as NSTC
Stegmüller
F. Stegmüller, vols. 9-11 with the assistance of N. Reinhardt, Repertorium biblicum medii aevi (Madrid 1950-80)
Stegmüller, Rep. Sent.
F. Stegmüller, Repertorium commentariorum in Sententias Petri Lombardi (Würzburg 1947)
TCBS
Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society
Thorndike and Kibre
L. Thorndike and P. Kibre, A Catalogue of Incipits of Mediaeval Scientific Writings in Latin. Mediaeval Academy of America Publications 29 (Cambridge Massachusetts, 2nd ed. 1963)
Venn, Alumni cantabrigienses
J. Venn and J. A. Venn, Alumni cantabrigienses (Cambridge 1922-54)
Wagner, Cartography
H. R. Wagner, The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800 (Berkeley 1937)
Wagner, “The Manuscript Atlases of Battista Agnese”
H. R. Wagner, “The Manuscript Atlases of Battista Agnese,” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 25 (1931) 1-110 and plates
Wagner, Portolan Atlases
H. R. Wagner, “The Portolan Atlases of American Interest in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery” in Essays offered to Herbert Putnam, ed. by W. W. Bishop and A. Keogh (New Haven 1929) 498-509; repr. issued separately cited in this catalogue
Wallis
H. Wallis, The Maps and Text of the Boke of Idrography Presented by Jean Rotz to Henry VIII now in the British Library (Oxford for the Roxburghe Club 1981)
Walther, Initia
H. Walther, Initia carminum ac versuum medii aevi posterioris latinorum. Carmina medii aevi posterioris latina 1 (Göttingen 1959)
Walther, Proverbia
H. Walther, Proverbia sententiaeque latinitatis medii aevi. Lateinische Sprichworter und Sentenzen des Mittelalters in alphabetischer Anordnung. Carmina medii aevi posterioris latina 2 (Göttingen 1963-67, and new series in progress)
Ward, Cat. of Romances
H. L. D. Ward, vol. 3 by J. A. Herbert, Catalogue of Romances in the Department of Manuscripts in the British Museum (London 1883-1910)
Weale
W. H. J. Weale, Bookbindings and Rubbings of Bindings in the National Art Library, South Kensington Museum (London, vol. 1 in 1898, vol. 2 in 1894)
Wells, Manual
J. E. Wells, A Manual of the Writings in Middle English 1050-1400 (New Haven 1916) with 9 supplements (1919-51)
van Wijk
N. van Wijk, ed., Het Getijdenboek van Geert Grote. Maatschappij der nederlandsche letterkunde 3 (Leiden 1940)
Wilmart
A. Wilmart, Auteurs spirituels et textes dévots du moyen âge latin (Paris 1932; repr. 1971)
Wilmart, ‘Jubilus’
A. Wilmart, “Le ‘Jubilus’ sur le nom de Jesus dit de Saint Bernard,” Ephemerides liturgicae 57 (1943) 1-285
Wordsworth
J. Wordsworth et al., eds., Novum Testamentum domini nostri Iesu Christi latine (Oxford 1889-1954)
Zonghi
A. Zonghi, A. Zonghi and A. F. Gasparinetti, Zonghi’s Watermarks. Monumenta chartae papyraceae historiam illustrantia 3 (Hilversum 1953)
Zumkeller
A. Zumkeller, Manuskripte von Werken der Autoren des Augustiner-Eremitenordens in mitteleuropäischen Bibliotheken. Cassiciacum 20 (1966)

C. W. Dutschke with the assistance of R. H. Rouse et al., Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, 1989). Copyright 1989.
Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, California.
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