Monday, August 2, 2010

Neale - the four volume summary of reception history of the psalms

This is a marvelous summary of the psalter over 17 centuries - I copy these links here for convenience. A list of digitized works including his hymn collections is here


A commentary on the Psalms: from primitive and mediaeval writers; and from the various office-books and hymns of the Roman, Mazarabic, Ambrosian, Gallican, Greek, Coptic, Armenian, and Syrian rites (Volume 1) - Neale, J. M. (John Mason), 1818-1866
Vol. 1. Psalm I to Psalm XXXVIII.- Vol. 2. Psalm XXXIX. to Psalm LXXX.- Vol. 3. Psalm LXXXI. to Psalm CXVIII.- Vol. 4. Psalm CXIX. to Psalm CL, with index of Scripture references


A commentary on the Psalms: from primitive and mediaeval writers; and from the various office-books and hymns of the Roman, Mazarabic, Ambrosian, Gallican, Greek, Coptic, Armenian, and Syrian rites (Volume 2) - Neale, J. M. (John Mason), 1818-1866
Vol. 1. Psalm I to Psalm XXXVIII.- Vol. 2. Psalm XXXIX. to Psalm LXXX.- Vol. 3. Psalm LXXXI. to Psalm CXVIII.- Vol. 4. Psalm CXIX. to Psalm CL, with index of Scripture references


A commentary on the Psalms: from primitive and mediaeval writers; and from the various office-books and hymns of the Roman, Mazarabic, Ambrosian, Gallican, Greek, Coptic, Armenian, and Syrian rites (Volume 3) - Neale, J. M. (John Mason), 1818-1866
Vol. 1. Psalm I to Psalm XXXVIII.- Vol. 2. Psalm XXXIX. to Psalm LXXX.- Vol. 3. Psalm LXXXI. to Psalm CXVIII.- Vol. 4. Psalm CXIX. to Psalm CL, with index of Scripture references


A commentary on the Psalms: from primitive and mediaeval writers; and from the various office-books and hymns of the Roman, Mazarabic, Ambrosian, Gallican, Greek, Coptic, Armenian, and Syrian rites (Volume 4) - Neale, J. M. (John Mason), 1818-1866
Vol. 1. Psalm I to Psalm XXXVIII.- Vol. 2. Psalm XXXIX. to Psalm LXXX.- Vol. 3. Psalm LXXXI. to Psalm CXVIII.- Vol. 4. Psalm CXIX. to Psalm CL, with index of Scripture references