Bibliographic Details

Medieval texts in context / edited by Graham D. Caie and Denis Renevey.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
Description ix, 257 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language English
Subject Manuscripts, Medieval -- England.
Manuscripts, English (Middle)
Transmission of texts.
Books and reading -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Books and reading.
Intellectual life.
Manuscripts, English (Middle)
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Transmission of texts.
England -- Intellectual life -- 1066-1485.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Caie, Graham D.
Renevey, Denis.
ISBN 9780415360258 (alk. paper)
0415360250 (alk. paper)
9780203008379 (e-book)
0203008375 (e-book)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-248) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • The manuscript experience : what medieval vernacular manuscripts tell us about authors and texts / Graham D. Caie
  • Aspects of mise-en-page in manuscripts of the Wycliffite Bible / Matti Peikola
  • Harley 3954 and the audience of Piers Plowman / Simon Horobin
  • 'Cy ensuent trois chaunceons' : groups and sequences of Middle English lyrics / Julia Boffey
  • Sir John Fastolf's French books / Richard Beadle
  • Journeyman manuscript production and lay piety : the Hopton Hall manuscript / A.S.G. Edwards
  • Contexts and comments : The chastising of God's children and The mirror of simple souls in MS Bodley 505 / Marleen Cré
  • The haunted text : reflections in The mirror to deuout people / Vincent Gillespie
  • Some North Yorkshire scribes and their context / Ralph Hanna
  • Looking for a context : rolle, anchoritic culture and the office of the dead / Denis Renevey
  • Issues of linguistic categorisation in the evolution of written Middle English / Jeremy J. Smith.