God's Scribe the Histographical Art of Galbert of Bruges
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BeschreibungIntended as a companion volume to the De multro (The Murder of Charles the Good), this book provides an outline of the Flemish crisis and summarizes what is known about Galbert of Bruges. It traces the elaboration of the De multro from a set of wax notes to a nearly completed chronicle. Rider studies Galbert's sources, the way he took and organized his notes, the distinct stages in which the chronicle was written, its literary qualities, and the conceptual tools he used to comprehend the events he related in it.
PortraitJeff Rider is professor of French and medieval studies at Wesleyan University. He is the author or translator of numerous works, including the 1994 edition of the De multro.
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CATHOLIC UNIV OF AMER PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2001
Seitenanzahl: 370 Seiten