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Madden, Frederic 1801-1873

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Works: 372 works in 943 publications in 6 languages and 5,449 library holdings
Genres: History  Romances  Sources  Poetry  Diaries  Catalogs  Arthurian romances  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Periodicals  Autographs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Honoree, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR1105, 220.5201
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Syr Gawayne; a collection of ancient romance-poems, by Scotish and English authors, relating to that celebrated knight of the Round Table by Frederic Madden( Book )

25 editions published between 1839 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, with the Apocryphal books, in the earliest English versions made from the Latin Vulgate by John Wycliffe and his followers by John Wycliffe( Book )

17 editions published between 1850 and 1982 in English and English, Middle and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthæi Parisiensis, monachi Sancti Albani, Historia Anglorum, sive, ut vulgo dicitur, Historia minor. Item, ejusdem Abbreviatio chronicorum Angliæ by Matthew Paris( Book )

17 editions published between 1866 and 1971 in Latin and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament in English according to the version by John Wycliffe : about A.D. 1380, and revised by John Purvey, about A.D. 1388 by John Wycliffe( Book )

14 editions published between 1879 and 1969 in English and English, Middle and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient English romance of William and the werwolf by Roxburghe Club( Book )

8 editions published between 1832 and 1970 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the manuscript maps, charts, and plans, and of the topographical drawings in the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

17 editions published between 1844 and 1962 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handlist of manuscripts in the library of the Earl of Leicester at Holkham Hall : abstracted from the catalogues of William Roscoe and Frederic Madden by Holkham Library( Book )

10 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privy purse expenses of the Princess Mary, daughter of King Henry the Eighth, afterwards Queen Mary: by Frederic Madden( Book )

12 editions published between 1831 and 2016 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illuminated ornaments : selected from manuscripts and early printed books, from the sixth to the seventeenth century by Henry Shaw( Book )

22 editions published between 1830 and 1833 in English and German and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the same vein, Beckwith comments: the first of many British 19th-century studies of illuminated manuscripts, such books opened the public's eyes to the aesthetic and historical value of manuscript arts. The format was a model for 19th-century studies of the history and methods of illumination, a landmark in the diffusion of information about manuscript arts and their history and made a significant contribution to Victorian bibliomania. This may in fact be the very first book on illumination and its history to have color plates, and can certainly be said to have had a profound influence on early Victorian taste in and appreciation of illuminated manuscripts."--abebooks
The books of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Solomon according to the Wycliffite version by Nicholas( Book )

14 editions published in 1881 in English and English, Middle and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal palaeography : or, Fac-similes of writings of all nations and periods, copied from the most celebrated and authentic manuscripts in the libraries and archives of France, Italy, Germany, and England by J. B Silvestre( Book )

24 editions published between 1849 and 1850 in English and French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collectanea topographica et genealogica( )

in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on an autograph of Shakspeare, and the orthography of his name by Frederic Madden( Book )

3 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old English versions of the Gesta Romanorum: ed. for the first time from manuscripts in the British Museum and University Library, Cambridge; with an introduction and notes by Frederic Madden( Book )

11 editions published in 1838 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ancient English romance of Havelock the Dane : accompanied by the French text by Frederic Madden( Book )

11 editions published between 1828 and 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia Anglorum, sive, ut vulgo dicitur, Historia minor : item, ejusdem abbrevatio chronicorum Angliae by Matthew Paris( Book )

12 editions published between 1866 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Frederick Madden (1801-73) was for thirty years Keeper of Manuscripts at the British Library. His edition of Matthew Paris' Historia Anglorum has never been superseded: as Richard Vaughan wrote in 1958, 'it is one of the finest of all those published in the Rolls Series, and it set a standard of careful accuracy and profound scholarship which has seldom been equalled since'. Matthew Paris, a monk at St Albans Abbey from 1217 to 1259, wrote and illustrated the single complete surviving manuscript of this 'English History', which covers the years 1067-1253. The editor's introduction to Volume 1 magisterially surveys the manuscript's history and earliest editions of Paris' historical works. The Latin text from 1069 to 1189 follows, and derives chiefly from the work of Paris' predecessor at St Albans, Roger of Wendover, for its coverage of the Norman and Angevin Kings of England
Sir Frederic Madden at Cambridge : extracts from Madden's diaries 1831, 1838, 1841-2, 1846, 1859 and 1863 by Frederic Madden( Book )

12 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English poem of the Siege of Rouen, A.D. 1418 by Frederic Madden( Book )

4 editions published in 1829 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Frederic Madden British palaeogrpaher

Frederic Madden Brits bibliothecaris (1801-1873)

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Madden, F. 1801-1873 Sir

Madden, F. (Frederic), Sir, 1801-1873

Madden Frederic

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Madden, Frederic, Sir, 1801-1873

Madden, Frederic W.

Madden, Frederic William.

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