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Middle English historiography

Robert A. Albano

Middle English historiography

by Robert A. Albano

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.,
    • Scottish literature -- To 1700 -- History and criticism.,
    • Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- To 1500.,
    • Literature and history -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Middle Ages -- Historiography.,
    • Scotland in literature.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- To 1485 -- Historiography.,
    • Scotland -- History -- To 1603 -- Historiography.,
    • Great Britain -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-247) and index.

      StatementRobert A. Albano.
      SeriesAmerican university studies., v. 168
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR275.H5 A44 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p. ;
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1734065M
      ISBN 100820421367
      LC Control Number92038882

      A thorough work of scholarship, The Making of Middle English presents for the first time a detailed account of the formative phase of Middle English studies and provides new perspectives on the emergence of medieval studies, canon formation, the politics of editing, and the history of the book. ISBN Cloth/jacket £ $x. An Introduction to Middle English At any given time, there is no single variety of English. Americans using the spelling color, whereas most of the rest of the world uses ans say tomayto; most people in other countries say tomahto. In the Southern United States, you might hear y’all, whereas in the Northeast you might hear

      First edition, first issue, of Tolkien's first book, a Middle English dictionary meant to accompany an anthology of 14th-century literature, in original wrappers. Tolkien's A Middle English Vocabulary was written to accompany a popular anthology of 14th-century poetry and prose by Kenneth Sisam. Theory & History of Historiography By Benedetto Croce; Douglas Ainslie George G. Harrap, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

        David Crystal's book is a succinct history of the English language, including the evolution of the spoken and written word, with a special focus on the large variety of dialects spoken today. Almost everything in the book was new to me, and I enjoyed the details on words from other languages, word variation over time, and the notes on /5(82). History Early Middle English developed from late Old English in the second half of 11th century. It was spoken during 12th and 13th centuries. By the second half of 14th century, it became popular as a literary language. Finally in the 15th century the Late Middle English started transitioning into Early Modern English.


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