LET ME SIT
AND HOLD HIGH CONVERSE
WITH THE MIGHTY DEAD
In the southern
bay: eight floral bosses similar to those
in the central bay; eight field bosses,
grotesques from the
Harleian MS. No. 928 in the British
Museum; three field
bosses, three grotesques from fifteenth
Heures de Philippe le Bon (Bibl.
net. ms. lat., 10538-);
one figure from a sixteenth century
introdvctio ex uarijs authoribus,
under the east windows continue the names
of the librarians:
Edward Claudius Herrick, 1843-1858.
at the left of the entrance to the Reading
Daniel Colt Gilman, 1858-1865.
Addison Van Name, 1865-1905.
John Christopher Schwab, 1905-1916.
Andrew Keogh, 1916-.
Room, with a mop and pail, and a broom
and brush over the
Small window at
the right with a knight.
D and B] .
on the front of the desk:
MANY SHALL RUN TO AND
FRO, AND KNOWLEDGE SHALL BE
bosses adjacent to the central vault of the
Crossing are grotesques from Milemete,
and two are the
arms and device of Grolier. The boss
in the last arch of
Vault D is an animal from the cover
of Queen Melissenda's
Psalter, and the remaining field bosses
are writing materials: