Sylvia Clare Harris (1931-2001) was awared the MA degree of the University of London in 1954 for her thesis: 'An early New High German translation of the Historia trium regum by Johannes de Hildesheim edited from Pap. Man. no. 15, Stadt- und Stiftsarchiv, Aschaffenburg'. Sylvia Harris was Lecturer at Birkbeck College, London, and retired in 1984.