Bibliographic Details

Design and distribution of late medieval manuscripts in England / edited by Margaret Connolly, Linne R. Mooney.

Imprint [York, England] : York Medieval Press ; Woodbridge, UK ; Rochester, NY : In association with Boydell Press, 2008.
Description xiii, 336 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language English
Subject English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Manuscripts.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- History.
Transmission of texts.
English literature -- Middle English -- Manuscripts.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Transmission of texts.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Connolly, Margaret.
Mooney, Linne R., 1949-
University of York. Centre for Medieval Studies.
ISBN 9781903153246
Notes "The University of York."
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • List of Contributors
  • Acknowledgements
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Designing the Canterbury Tales: Chaucer's Early Copyists
  • 'Chaucer's Scribe', Adam and the Hengwrt Project
  • The Trinity Gower D Scribe's Two Canterbury Tales Manuscripts Revisited
  • Corrected Mistakes in Cambridge University Library MS Gg.4.27
  • Designing Devotion: Individual and Institutional
  • Late Medieval Efforts at Standardization and Reform in the Sarum Lessons for Saints' Days
  • Evolution of a Manuscript: The Pavement Hours
  • Singing from the Same Hymn-Sheet: Two Bridgettine Manuscripts
  • 'Secundum originale examinatum': The Refashioning of a Benedictine Historical Manuscript
  • Development and Distribution: Mapping Manuscripts and Texts
  • Locating Scribal Activity in Late Medieval London
  • What do the Numbers Mean? Observations on Some Patterns of Middle English Manuscript Transmission
  • The Middle English Prose Brut and the Possibilities of Cultural Mapping
  • Mapping Manuscripts and Readers of Contemplations of the Dread and Love of God
  • Yorkshire Manuscripts of the Speculum Vitae
  • Vernacular Herbals: A Growth Industry in Late Medieval England
  • Index of Manuscripts
  • General Index