- Call number
- MssCol 2557
- Physical description
- 36 linear feet (161 v.)
- Items are in Latin, French, Greek, Dutch, Flemish, Spanish, Italian, and English
- Preferred Citation
- Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.Restrictions apply
Collection consists of a wide variety of bound manuscripts, predominantly religious in nature, including illuminated manuscripts, Bibles, books of hours (Horae), lectionaries, antiphonarium, prayer books, some classical Greek works, and other material.
Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962
Listed in Digital Scriptorium, University of California, Berkeley
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328
Access to materialsAdvance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Originals may be viewed only by advance permission of Curator of Manuscripts.
Alternative form available
Most items available on microfilm; New York Public Library