Print culture and the medieval author : Chaucer, Lydgate, and their books, 1473-1557 (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Print culture and the medieval author : Chaucer, Lydgate, and their books, 1473-1557

Author: Alexandra Gillespie
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2006.
Series: Oxford English monographs
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alexandra Gillespie takes a new look at hundreds of neglected old books containing works by Chaucer, the 'father' of English poetry, and his much-maligned follower, John Lydgate. She demonstrates  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate; Chaucer; Lydgate; Chaucer; Lydgate; Chaucer; Lydgate; Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate; Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate; Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate; Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate; Geoffrey Chaucer; John Lydgate
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Gillespie
ISBN: 0199262950 9780199262953
OCLC Number: 237122619
Description: XIII, 281 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The Author and the Book ; 1. Caxton and the Fifteenth-Century English Book ; 2. Good Utterance: Printing and Innovation after 1478 ; 3. Assembling Chaucer's Texts in Print, 1517 to 1532 ; 4. Court and Cloister: Editions of Lydgate, 1509 to 1534 ; 5. The Press, the Medieval Author, and the English Reformation, 1534 to 1557 ; Afterword: At Lydgate's Tomb ; Manuscripts ; Editions Printed Containing Texts Ascribed to Chaucer or Lydgate, 1473-1557
Series Title: Oxford English monographs
Responsibility: Alexandra Gillespie.
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This densely detailed monograph combines an exhaustive knowlwdge of the transmission, in both manuscript and print forms, of Chaucerian and Lydgatian texts with a theoretical interest in the status Read more...

 
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