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Guides
Graz : Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1957.
Also known as Potthast, this is an attempt to list all the sources pertinent to the study of medieval history, with emphasis on published collections. In several sections: A and B: short-title listings of sources arranged by country; C: alphabetical list of collections of sources; D: list of individual texts with entries for authors and conventional titles, giving for each location of manuscripts, editions, translations and commentaries; Vita: list of accounts of the saints, again citing manuscripts, editions, translations and commentaries; Anhang: chronological lists of sources arranged by country. Not completely trustworthy, but very important for locating medieval texts.
Van Pelt Reference Stacks: D117 .P67 1957
Hannover: Hahnsche Buchhandlung, 1960.
Bibliography of primary and secondary works relating to the crusades. No annotations.
Call#: Van Pelt Library Z6207.C97 M39 1960
Munchen : W. Fink, 1975-
Two of four planned volumes that will cover through the middle of the 14th century are completed. It corrects and fills out the information in Manitius but is not as comprehensive. Van Pelt Library: PA8015 .B7
Munchen: Beck, 1911-1931.
"The chief standard history of Latin literature...Exhaustive in detail and documentation. Each volume is indexed and the third volume has indexes of geographical names and personal names and subjects."-Guide to Reference Books.
Van Pelt Library Classics Seminar (non-circulating): PA25 .H24 Abt.9 T.2
Van Pelt Library: PA25 .H24 Abt.9 T.2
Rome : Istituto storico italiano per il medio evo, 1962-.
Extensive bibliography designed to be an updated and greatly expanded version of Potthast's Bibliotheca historica medii aevi. Includes material not available when Potthast was published in 1896 as well as expanded coverage of legal, economic, literary and philosophical texts.
Van Pelt Library: Z6203 .R46. Click here for record; the above link is not functional.

Collections
Paris, Editions du Centre national de la recherche scientifique, 1968-.
Sources documenting the economic and social history of the Middle Ages.
Van Pelt Stacks: Z6203 .B36

Paris : Imprimerie Nationale, 1869-1906.
Extraordinary collection of primary sources of the Crusades. Includes volumes in Latin, Greek, Arabic and Armenian languages, as well as a volumes of collected laws.
Do a title search to see a list of all the volumes in this series.

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