BeschreibungAn important source of information for the reign of Edward the Confessor, with a unique political perspective on the ascendency of Godwine and his sons.
InhaltsverzeichnisThe manuscript: history; physical description; contents; scribes; scribal practices. The text: textual relationships; the attribution to Abingdon. Language: the language of hands 1-7; orthography; phonology; morphology; the language of hand 8; orthography; accidence. Conventions of editing.
PortraitKatherine O'Brien O'Keeffe is Professor of English and Fellow of the Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame.
PressestimmenFilled with a wealth of valuable detail... a major work. (A's) careful readings of manuscript and textual evidence provide crucial new insights into the central questions that concern the Chronicle's development and the development of the C-text in particular. SPECULUM AN authoritative edition. JOURNAL OF ENGLISH AND GERMANIC PHILOLOGY
Untertitel: 'Anglo-Saxon Chronicle'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BOYDELL & BREWER INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2001
Seitenanzahl: 272 Seiten