Bibliographic Details

A guide to editing Middle English / Vincent P. McCarren and Douglas Moffat, editors.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1998.
Description x, 338 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Criticism, Textual.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- Editing.
Manuscripts, English (Middle) -- Editing.
Transmission of texts.
English literature -- Middle English.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Editing.
Transmission of texts.
England.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3155177
Other authors / contributors McCarren, Vincent P.
Moffat, Douglas.
ISBN 047210604X (alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Author, Scribe, and Editor.
  • Kindly Light or Foxfire? The Authorial Text Reconsidered /
  • Nicolas Jacobs.
  • Author, Author, Author ...: An Apology for Parallel Texts /
  • Jennifer Fellows.
  • A Bibliographical Essay on Editing Methods and Authorial and Scribal Intention /
  • Douglas Moffat and Vincent P. McCarren
  • Perspectives on the Editing of Literary Texts.
  • Reflections on the Editing of Middle English Texts /
  • N. F. Blake.
  • Averting Chaucer's Prophecies: Miswriting, Mismetering, and Misunderstanding /
  • Helen Cooper.
  • Editing and the Teaching of Alliterative Verse /
  • A. S. G. Edwards
  • Editing Works of a Technical Nature.
  • Editing Scientific and Practical Writings /
  • George R. Keiser.
  • Editing Astrological and Prognostic Texts /
  • Linne Mooney.
  • Editing Middle English Culinary Manuscripts /
  • Constance B. Hieatt.
  • Editing Glossographical Texts: To Marrow and to Marrow and to Marrow /
  • Vincent P. McCarren
  • Elements of an Edition.
  • Manuscript and Text /
  • A. S. G. Edwards.
  • The Treatment of Language /
  • Peter J. Lucas.
  • Using the Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English /
  • Maldwyn Mills.
  • The Use of Sources in Editing Middle English Texts /
  • Mary Hamel.
  • Annotation /
  • A. S. G. Edwards and Douglas Moffat.
  • Making a Glossary /
  • Douglas Moffat
  • Editing and the Computer.
  • The Computer and the Making of Editions /
  • Peter M. W. Robinson.
  • The Reader, the Editor, and the Electronic Critical Edition /
  • Peter S. Baker
  • Postduction.
  • "Glosynge Is a Glorious Thyng, Certayn" /
  • David Greetham
  • App. A.
  • A Practical Guide to Working with Middle English Manuscripts
  • App. B.
  • Facsimiles of Middle English Manuscripts, compiled by Richard Beadle
  • App. C.
  • Dictionaries of Use to an Editor of Middle English.