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John Whethamstede: a neglected historian of fifteenth century England.

Winifred Joy Mulligan

John Whethamstede: a neglected historian of fifteenth century England.

by Winifred Joy Mulligan

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whethamstede, John, -- 1393-1465,
  • Historians, England -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- Church history -- 1066-1485.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 227 leaves.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17287204M

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    Full text of "Catalogue of biblical, classical and historical manuscripts and of rare and curious books " See other formats. each work. Early in the fifteenth century a monk of Bury. St. Edmunds, John Boston by name--possibly the librarian. of that house--expanded the register by increasing to. nearly seven hundred the number of authors, and by adding. a score of names to the list of libraries. He also provided. a short biographical sketch of each author "drawn from.

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In NovemberJohn Hardyng, a 79 year-old veteran of Agincourt, made his way from Lincolnshire to London to deliver a unique account of British history to King Henry VI. The huge book that Hardyng carried provided details of.

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To trace this literary development during the fifteenth century and to estimate the value of the chronicles and records which it produced is Mr.

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In the beginning of the century Thomas Walsingham and. Full text of "English historical literature in the fifteenth century" See other formats. Full text of "Three Fifteenth-century Chronicles: With Historical Memoranda by John Stowe, the Antiquary, and.

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It is a copy of the poems of Jean Froissart, probably brought by the author himself to England in In the early fifteenth century, it was owned by Richard Beauchamp, earl of Warwick, as showed by an inscription at the front of the book.

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Intellectual Life in the Middle Ages continuous series, each with its rubric in a mixture of uncials and minuscule naming the addressee. A table of contents, with. Towards the end of his long career Abbot John Whethamstede, for many years the most celebrated Benedictine monk in England, took the opportunity of a Author: Annaliese Connolly.

The author of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and the other verse in BLMS. Cotton Nero A x ranks with his contemporaries, Chaucer and Langland, as one of the three great Middle English poets.

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The historian William of Malmesbury, indeed, affirms that the death of Bede was fatal to learning in England, and especially to history; “insomuch that it may be said,” he adds, writing in the early part of the twelfth century, “that almost all knowledge of past events was buried in the same grave with him, and hath continued in that.1 PREFACE.

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