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Orthographic systems in thirteen editions of the Kalender of Shepherdes (1506-1656)

Author: Hanna Rutkowska
Publisher: Frankfurt am Main ; New York : Peter Lang, 2013.
Series: Polish studies in English language and literature, v. 35.
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This corpus-based study examines the orthographic systems in thirteen editions of the Kalender of Shepherdes (1506-1656), a comprehensive compendium of prose and verse texts of different length and on a variety of subjects, for example, astronomy, agriculture, medicine, and religion. It focuses on the variation and consistency levels in the early-modern printers' spelling practice, and evaluates the potential  Read more...
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Rutkowska, Hanna.
Orthographic systems in thirteen editions of the Kalender of Shepherdes (1506-1656).
Frankfurt am Main ; New York : Peter Lang, 2013
299 pages.
(DLC) 2013017974
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hanna Rutkowska
ISBN: 9783653020243 3653020247 363162624X 9783631626245
OCLC Number: 868952773
Description: 1 online resource (300 pages).
Contents: Cover ; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of Tables; List of Figures; List of abbreviations and symbols; Introduction; 0.1 Aim and scope; 0.2 Corpora; 0.3 Research methods and the presentation of findings; 0.4 Organisation of the study; Chapter One. Theoretical preliminaries:Orthography and corpus linguistics; 1.0 Introduction; 1.1 Approaches to language, speech and writing; 1.2 Definition of orthography and related terms; 1.3 Units of a writing system; 1.4 Orthographic principles in the English writing system; 1.5 Variability and the orthographic normin Present-Day English. 1.6 Orthographic variation as the source of evidencefor historical linguists1.6.1 Evidence reflecting pronunciation; 1.6.2 Evidence reflecting characteristics of the writing system; 1.7 Corpus linguistics, corpus typology, and the corpus under investigation; 1.8 Summary and conclusions; Chapter Two. Early Modern English and standardisation of orthography: A socio-historical perspective; 2.0 Introduction; 2.1 Early Modern English as a stage in the history of the English language; 2.2 Standard and standardisation; 2.3 The role of prescription in the processof standardisation. 2.3.1 Spelling reformers, orthoepists, grammarians, and schoolmasters2.3.2 Dictionaries and word lists; 2.3.3 Early printers; 2.4 Summary and conclusions; Chapter Three. The historical and textual background, and the publication history of the Kalender editions; 3.0 Introduction; 3.1 Almanacs in England; 3.2 Publication history of the Kalender of Shepherdes; 3.3 The printers of the analysed editions; 3.4 The contents of the KS: similarities and differences among editions; 3.5 Sources of texts in the Kalender; 3.6 Woodcuts; 3.7 Previous studies; 3.8 Summary and conclusions. Chapter Four. Transition between manuscript and print:Bibliographical and typographical features of the Kalender editions4.0 Introduction; 4.1 Cross-over influences between manuscript and print; 4.2 Format and typefaces; 4.3 Title pages, colophons and tables of contents; 4.4 Foliation formulae; 4.5 Signatures, running heads and catchwords; 4.6 Punctuation and word division; 4.7 Capitalisation; 4.8 Summary and conclusions; Chapter Five. Abbreviations as an interface between typography and orthography; 5.0 Introduction; 5.1 Classification of abbreviations; 5.2 Abbreviations of function words. 5.3 The tilde and remaining abbreviations5.4 Abbreviations as a typographical tool of printers for line justification; 5.5 Abbreviations in normative writings; 5.6 Summary and conclusions; Chapter Six. Changes affecting the distribution of selected graphemes and clusters of graphemes; 6.0 Introduction; 6.1 The distribution of and ; 6.2 The distribution of, and ; 6.3 The variation between and ; 6.4 The replacement of with ; 6.5 The expansion of the digraph ; 6.6 Summary and conclusions; Chapter Seven. Vowel length indication; 7.0 Introduction.
Series Title: Polish studies in English language and literature, v. 35.
Responsibility: Hanna Rutkowska.

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