Modern Guides to Medieval Authors and Texts

Aristoteles latinus. codices descripsit G. Lacombe, L. Minio-Paluello, A. Birkenmajer, M. Dulong, A. Franceschini. 2 vols., Rome, 1939-1955.

A guide to the manuscripts of the Latin Aristotle made in preparation for the following series:

Aristoteles latinus, ed. L. Minio-Paluello et al. (Bruges 1953- ).

D. Alverny, M. Th., "Avicenna latinus," published serially in: Archives d'histoire doctrinals et littéraire du Moyen Age 28 (1961) 281-316; 29 (1962) 217-233; 30 (1963) 221-272; 31 (1964) 271-286; 32 (1965) 257-302; 33 (1966) 305-327; 34 (1967) 315-343; 35 (1968) 301-335; 36 (1969) 243-280; 37 (1970) 327-361; 39 (1972) 321-341; reprinted and augmented as Avicenna Latinus codices. Louvain-la-Neuve, Leiden: E. Peeters, E.J. Brill, 1994.

Baudet, H., "Index scriptorum auctorumque Latin-Neerlandicorum medii aevi," Archivum Latinitatis Medii Aevi. [ALMA] 24 (1954) 159-214; compl. by: C. A. Bouman and J. W. Fuchs, Index fontium Lexici Latinitatis Neerlandicae Medii Aevi [Studi medievali, III ser. 6(1965) 461-514; 7(1966) 477-497].

Baxter, J. H., Johnson C., Willard, J. F., "An index of British and Irish Latin writers, 400-1520," ALMA, 7 (1932), 110-219.

Bibliographie annuelle du moyen âge tardif. Auteurs et textes latins, vers 1250-1500. Brepols 1991- .

Caplan, H., Mediaeval artes praedicandi: A hand-list. (Cornell Studies in Classical Philology, 24). Ithaca, 1934. Supplement, 26, 1936.

Carmody, F. J., Arabic astronomical and astrological sciences in Latin translation, a critical bibliography. Berkeley, Los Angeles, 1956.

Clagett, Marshall and John Murdoch, "Medieval Mathematics, Physics, and Philosophy: A Revised Catalogue of Photographic Reproductions," Manuscripta 2 (1958) 131-154; 3 (1959) 19-37.

Cordeliani, M. A., "Les traités de comput du haut moyen âge, 526-1003," ALMA, 17 (1943) 51- 72.

Corpus platonicum medii aevi, ed. R. Klibansky. 4 vols. London, 1940- .

Cosenza, M., Biographical and Bibliographical Dictionary of the Italian Humanists and of the World of Classical Scholarship in Italy 1300-1800. 2nd edn., 5 vols. Boston 1967.

Dekkers, E., Clavis patrum latinorum. (Sacris Erudiri, III), Steenbrugge, 1961, 2nd edition.

The guide to texts to be edited in the patristic series of Corpus Christianorum. It covers the period c. 200-700 A.D., Tertullian to Bede.

Die deutsche Literatur des Mittelalters. Verfasserlexikon, ed. Wolfgang Stammler; Karl Langosch. 8 vols. to date. Berlin: de Gruyter 1979- .

Diaz y Diaz, M. C., Index scriptorum latinorum medii aevi Hispanorum. Madrid, 1959.

A guide to medieval latin writers in Christian Spain.

Dolbeau, François and Pierre Petitmengin, Catalogues anciens et modernes de manuscrits médiévaux en écriture latine. Paris, Presses de l'Ecole Normale Supérieure 1987.

Genicot, L. and P. Tombeur (ed.), Index scriptorum operumque latino-belgicorum medii aevi. Nouveau répertoire des oeuvres mediolatines belges. Bruxelles: Académie ryale Belgique 1973- .

Glorieux, P., La Faculté des arts et ses maîtres au XIIIe siècle. Paris 1971.

Glorieux, P., La Littérature quodlibetique de 1260-1320. 2 vols. Le Saulchoir, Kain and Paris, 1925-35.

Glorieux, P., Répertoire des maitres en théologie de Paris au XIIIe siècle (Etudes de philosophie médiévale, v. 17-18). Paris, 1933-34. 2nd edn. Paris 1981.

See the review and supplement to the first edition by V. Doucet, "Maîtres Franciscains de Paris," Archivum Franciscanum Historicum, 27 (1934), 531-564.

Hálin, M., "Index scriptorum operumque Latino-Belgicorum medii aevi," ALMA 8 (1933), 77- 163. Suppl. 16 (1941) 65-75, 18 (1945), 31-33.

Index scriptorum mediae latinitatis ab anno DCCC usque ad annum MCC. Novum glossarium mediae latinitatis. Copenhagen, 1957.

P. Kibre, "Hippocratic Writings in the Middle Ages," Bulletin of the History of Medicine 18 (1945) 371-412.

P. Kibre, "Hippocrates Latinus: Repertorium of Hippocratic Writings in the Latin Middle Ages," Traditio 31 (1975) 99-126; 32 (1976) 257-292; 33 (1977) 253-295; 34 (1978) 193-226; 35 (1979) 273-302; 36 (1980) 347-372; 37 (1981) 267-289; 38 (1982) 165-192.

Kristeller, P. O., Catalogus translationum et commentariorum. Mediaeval and Renaissance Latin translations and commentaries. v. 1, Washington, 1960. v. 2 (1971), v. 3 (1976), v. 4 (1980), v. 5 (1984), v. 6 (1986), v. 7 (1992).

When completed, this will be a guide to the corpus of Greek and Latin literature which came to the West via translation and to the commentaries on Greek and Latin authors.

Kristeller, P. O., Iter Italicum. A finding list of uncatalogued or incompletely catalogued humanistic manuscripts of the Renaissance. 6 volumes. Leiden 1963-1996. Cumulative index, 1997.

Excerpts from and descriptions of manuscripts containing texts written 1400-1600; although the primary focus is on Italian humanism, the catalogue contains references to many scholastic works as well. CD-ROM version in preparation.

Kristeller, P. O., Latin Manuscript Books Before 1600. A List of the Printed Catalogues and Unpublished Inventories of Extant Collections. Fourth revised and enlarged edition by Sigrid Krämer. MGH Hilfmittel 13. Munich: MGH 1993.

Kuttner, S., Repertorium der Kanonistik, 1140-1234; Prodromus corporis glossarum. (Studi e testi, 71). Vatican City, 1937. 2nd edn. Rome 1972.

A guide to the MSS canonists and their commentaries on the Decretum.

Laistner, M. L. W., King, H. H., A hand-list of Bede manuscripts. Ithaca, 1943.

Lindberg, David, A Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Optical Manuscripts. Toronto 1975.

Lohr, Charles H., Commentateurs d'Aristote au moyen-âge latin: bibliographie de la littérature secondaire récente [Medieval Latin Aristotle commentators: a bibliography of recent secondary literature] Fribourg, Suisse: Paris: Editions universitaires; Editions du Cerf, 1988.

Lohr, Charles H., Latin Aristotle Commentaries III: Index Initiorum-Index Finium. Firenze: L.S. Olschki, 1995.

Lohr, Charles H., "Medieval Latin Aristotle Commentaries," Traditio 23 (1967) 314-413; 24 (1968) 194-245; 26 (1970) 135-216; 27 (1971) 251-351; 28 (1972) 281-396; 29 (1973) 93-197; 30 (1974) 119-144; and Bulletin de philosophie médiévale 14 (1972) 116-126.

Lot, F., "Index scriptorum latino-gallicorum medii aevi, 600-1000," ALMA 14 (1939), 114-230.

Lot, F., "Index scriptorum operumque latino-gallicorum medii aevi seculi X (1000-1108), ALMA 16 (1941), 5-59. Suppl. 17 (1942), 5-26; 20 (1947), 5-64; 21 (1949-50) 173-192, 372-373.

Manitius, M., Geschichte der lateinischen Literatur des Mittelalters. 3 vols. Munich 1911- 1931.

Markowski, M., "Les manuscrits des listes des docteurs en médecine à l'Université de Cracovie entre 1400 et 1611," Mediaevalia Philosophica Polonorum 20(1974) 121-140.

McCulloch, F., Mediaeval Latin and French bestiaries. Chapel Hill, 1960.

Mohan, Gaudens E., "Incipits of Logical Writings of the XIIIth and XIVth Centuries," Franciscan Studies 12 (1952) 349-489.

Mohan, Gaudens, "Initia operum Franciscalium," Franciscan Studies 35(1975) 277-380; 36(1976) 313-489; 37(1977) 229-427; 38(1978) 311-498.

Muckle, J. T., "Greek works translated directly into Latin before 1350," Medieval Studies 4 (1942) 33-42; 5 (1943) 102-114.

Pansier, P., "Les mâitres de la faculté de médecine de Montpellier au moyen âge," Janus 9(1904) and 10(1905).

Pansier, P., "Les médecins des Papes d'Avignon (1308-1403)," Janus 14(1909) 405-434.

Praga, J., "Index auctorum latinitatis italicae medii aevi antiquioris, supplementum dalmaticum," ALMA 16 (1941) 61-63.

Rosiska, Grazyna, Scientific Writings and Astronomical Tables in Cracow. A Census of Manuscript Sources (XIVth-XVth Centuries). [Studia Copernicana 22] Wroclaw 1984.

Russell, J. W., Dictionary of writers of 13th century England. (Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research, Special Supplement, 3). London, 1936.

Saxl. Fritz, Verzeichnis astrologischer und mythologischer illustrierter Handschriften des lateinischen Mittelalters. Sitzungsberichte der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften. Philos. hist. Kl. 6 (1915) abh. 6-7; 16 (1925-1926) abh. 2.

See also the third volume of this work, published separately as Verzeichnis . . . III. Handschriften in englischen Bibliotheken. ed. Fritz Saxl and Hans Meier. London 1953. 2 volumes.
and the fourth volume: Astrological Manuscripts in Italian Libraries (other than Rome), ed. Patrick McGurk. London 1966.

Schneyer, J. B., Repertorium der lateinischen Sermones des Mittelalters, für die Zeit von 1150- 1350. 11 volumes. Münster i.W. 1969-1990.

See also: B. Distelbrink, "Repertorium sermonum latinorum medii aevi (1150-1350)," Collectanea Franciscana 42(1972) 87-101.

Schönberger, Rolf, and Brigitte Kible, Repertorium edierter Texte des Mittelalters aus dem Bereich der Philosophie und angrenzender Gebiete. Berlin: Akademie Verlag 1994.

Sharpe, Richard, A handlist of the Latin writers of Great Britain and Ireland before 1540. Turnhout: Brepols 1997.

Singer, D. W., Catalogue of Latin and Vernacular alchemical manuscripts in Great Britain and Ireland dating from before the XVIth century. Brussels, 1928-31.

Spunar, P., Repertorium auctorum bohemorum provectum idearum post universitatem Pragenses conditum illustrans. v. 1-2. [Studia Copernicana XXV, XXXV] 1985, 1995.

Steffen, A., "Index operum latinorum medii aevi quae in hodierni finibus Luxenburgensis ducatis scripta fuerunt," ALMA 9 (1934), 252-55.

Stegmüller, F., Repertorium Biblicum medii aevi. 5 vols. Madrid, 1940-55.

A guide to commentaries on the scriptures. The final volume with indexes and incipits is still to appear.

Stegmüller, F., Repertorium commentariorum in sententias Petri Lombardi. 2 vols. Wurzburg, 1947.

See review and supplement by V. Doucet, Commentaires sur les Sentences, Supplément au Répertoire de M. Frédéric Stegmueller. Florence 1954.

Talbot, D. H. and E. A. Hammond, The medical practitioners in medieval England, A biographical register. London 1965.

Thomson, S. H., The writings of Robert Grosseteste Bishop of Lincoln, 1935-1953. Cambridge, 1940.

Supplemented by: James McEvoy, "Questions of Authenticity and Chronology Concerning Works Attributed to Robert Grosseteste and Edited 1940-1980," Bulletin de philosophie médiévale 23 (1981) 64-90, 24 (1982) 69-89.

Thorndike, L. and Pearl Kibre, A Catalogue of Incipits of Mediaeval Scientific Writings in Latin. London 1963. v. addenda et corrigenda in Speculum 40(1965) 116-122; 43(1968) 78-114.

Ussani, V., "Index latinitatis Italiae medii aevi antiquioris," ALMA 6 (1931), 1-96.

Waley-Singer, D., Handlist of Western Scientific Manuscripts in Great Britain and Ireland dating from before the XVIth century; manuscript, London, BL.

Weijers, Olga, Le travail intellectuel à la Faculté des arts de Paris : textes et maîtres (ca. 1200-1500). [Studia Artistarum 1- ] Turnhout: Brepols 1994- .

Published to date: vols. 1-3 (A-B, C-F, G).

Weisheipl, James A., "Repertorium Mertonense," Mediaeval Studies 31 (1969) 174-224.

Wickersheimer, E., Dictionnaire biographique des médecins en France au moyen-âge. 2 vols. Nouv. éd. par D. Jacquart. Paris 1979.

Also consult: D. Jacquart, Supplément au Dictionnaire biographique des médecins en France au moyen âge de E. Wickersheimer. Paris 1980. and Jacquart, Le milieu médical en France du XIIe au XVe siècle. En annexe 2è supplément au 'Dictionnaire' d'E. Wickersheimer. Geneva 1981.

Zinner, E., Verzeichnis der astronomischen Handschriften des deutschen Kulturgebietes. Munich, 1925.