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The Invention of Middle English

David Matthews

The Invention of Middle English

An Anthology of Sources, 1700-1864 (Making the Middle Ages, 2)

by David Matthews

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Published by Brepols Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • General,
  • Medieval

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8911278M
    ISBN 102503507697
    ISBN 109782503507699


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The Invention of Middle English collects for the first time the principal sources through which this history can be traced. The documents presented here highlight the uncertain and haphazard way in which ideas about Middle English language and literature were shaped by antiquarians in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

A Short Sketch of His Life and History in English Verse of the First Half of the Fifteenth Century (Middle English) (as Editor) The Book of Quinte Essence or the Fifth Being () Edited from British Museum MS. Sloane 73 about A.D.

(Middle English) (as Editor) The Wright's Chaste Wife A Merry Tale (about ) (Middle English) (as Editor). This study provides the principal source materials for the study of the formation of Middle English, most of which are rare and difficult to obtain.

It enables the detailed study of the key documents in the growth of Middle English - gathered together for the first time. It will also enable the setting of courses in this field.

(shelved 3 times as middle-english) avg rating — 10, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Now in paperback from New York Times reporter Patricia Cohen, a “lively, well-researched chronicle” (The New York Times Book Review) of the concept of middle age, from the nineteenth century to the present.

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William Caxton (c. – c. ) was an English merchant, diplomat, and is thought to be the first person to introduce a printing press into England, inand as a printer was the first English retailer of printed books. Neither his parentage nor date of birth is known for certain, but he may have been born between andperhaps in the Weald or wood land of Kent Notable work: Recuyell of the Historyes of Troye, Dictes.

'In The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages (Cambridge), Geraldine Heng shows repeated cases which would unambiguously be classified as racially motivated hate crimes today, grounded in religion. This book is field-defining and vital in the current climate.' Kate Wiles, History TodayCited by: The book includes a substantial glossary that constitutes the first mapping of the language and terms of Middle English literary theory.

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This study provides the principal source materials for the study of the formation of Middle English, most of which are rare and difficult to obtain. The Invention ofMiddle English is a companion volume, certainly, to The Making of Middle English, but like all good anthologies it does not foreclose research; rather, it opens up the history of medieval studies by making so many of its key texts so readily accessible.

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