Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Edward Doughtie manuscripts of English Renaissance songs, 1596 -1622, 1989 MS 424



creator Doughtie, Edward
Title: Edward Doughtie manuscripts of English Renaissance songs
Dates: 1596 - 1622, 1989
bulk
Abstract: This collection contains Edward Doughtie’s compilation of manuscripts of English Renaissance songs, including: typescript copies of Lyrics from English Airs and a typescript of Liber Lilliati (an Elizabethan verse and song).
Identification: MS 424
Quantity: 1 Linear Feet (1 box)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

Edward Doughtie, now a Professor Emeritus of English, taught at Rice University for 38 years. He taught courses on William Shakespeare, ballads and folk songs and 16th century literature and music, among other topics. His areas of interest have focused on Renaissance literature and song, folklore and music, and literature. He is a former master of Will Rice College and a nonresident associate at Lovett College. Doughtie is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was a Fulbright fellow. (A.B., Duke University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University)

Biographical information excerpted from text courtesy of Rice News and Media Relations, Rice University.


Scope and Contents

This collection contains Edward Doughtie’s compilation of manuscripts of English Renaissance songs, including: typescript copies of Lyrics from English Airs and a typescript of Liber Lilliati (an Elizabethan verse and song).


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research. Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Restrictions on Use

There are no restrictions on access; permission to photocopy and publish must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center.


Index Terms

Music -- 16th century
Renaissance Music
manuscripts (document genre)
Music -- 17th century

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Edward Doughtie Manuscripts, English Renaissance songs, 1596-1622, 1989, MS 424, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

The Edward Doughtie Manuscripts were a gift donated by Miss Gertrude Maurin on June 17, 1987.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Lyrics from English Airs

Box Folder
1 1 Lyrics from English Airs typescript copy, Volume I
2 Lyrics from English Airs typescript copy, Volume II
3 Lyrics from English Airs typescript copy, Volume III, part 1 of 2
4 Lyrics from English Airs typescript copy, Volume III, part 2 of 2



Series II: Liber Lilliati

Box Folder
1 5 Liber Lilliati handwritten [foot] notes
6 Liber Lilliati original typescript with copies, c. 1984
7 Liber Lilliati typescript draft with corrections, part 1 of 2
8 Liber Lilliati typescript draft with corrections, part 2 of 2