Guerard Piffard Manuscript Collection MS-0188

Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA 92182-8050

Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
Title: Guerard Piffard Manuscript Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS-0188
Physical Description: 1.25 Linear Feet
Date: circa 1950s
Language of Material: English .

Scope and Contents

A collection of 17 pieces of literature translated to English from their original French by Dr. Piffard of the Department of French and Italian at San Diego State University.

Arrangement Note

Manuscripts are filed alphabetically by title.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Source of Acquisition

Guerard Piffard

Accruals and Additions


Preferred Citation

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Guerard Piffard Manuscript Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

French literature--To 1500--Translations into English
Epic poetry, French--Translations into English
Chansons de geste--Translations into English

box 1, folder 1

"La Batailles d'Aleschans" Folder 1

box 1, folder 2

"La Bataille Loquifer" Folder 2

box 1, folder 3

"Bertes au Grans Pies" Folder 3

box 1, folder 4

"Chansons de Guillaume" Folder 4

box 1, folder 5

"The Convoy of Nimes" Folder 5

box 1, folder 6

"Li Coronemenz Loois" Folder 6

box 1, folder 7

"Li Covenans Vivien" Folder 7

box 1, folder 8

"Les Enfants Guillaime" Folder 8

box 1, folder 9

"Folque of Candie" Folder 9

box 1, folder 10

"Guillaime..." Folder 10

box 1, folder 11

"Le Moniage Rainouart" Folder 11

box 1, folder 12

"Le Pelerinage de Charlemagne" Folder 12

box 1, folder 13

"La Prise d'Orange" Folder 13

box 1, folder 14

"Renier" I & II Folder 14

box 1, folder 15

"Renier" III & IV Folder 15

box 1, folder 16

"Le Roman de Perceval" Folder 16

box 1, folder 17

"Chretien de Troye" Folder 17