The Resource A Late Middle English remedy-book : (MS Wellcome 542, ff. 1r-20v) : a scholarly edition, Javier Calle-Martín and Miguel Ángel Castaño-Gil

A Late Middle English remedy-book : (MS Wellcome 542, ff. 1r-20v) : a scholarly edition, Javier Calle-Martín and Miguel Ángel Castaño-Gil

Label
A Late Middle English remedy-book : (MS Wellcome 542, ff. 1r-20v) : a scholarly edition
Title
A Late Middle English remedy-book
Title remainder
(MS Wellcome 542, ff. 1r-20v) : a scholarly edition
Statement of responsibility
Javier Calle-Martín and Miguel Ángel Castaño-Gil
Title variation
MS Wellcome 542
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The present edition offers the diplomatic transcription of MS Wellcome 542, housing a late Middle English hitherto unedited remedy-book based on the medical lore of Hippocrates, Socrates and Galen. A glossary, notes and introduction also accompany the edition. The introduction has been conceived as a state of the art of this scientific treatise, and deals with the textual transmission of the text, a codicological/palaeographic description together with the scribe's dialect and idiolect. The edition therefore conforms itself as a primary source for research not only in Historical Linguistics bu..
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
610.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text of the remedy book in Middle English; critical essays in English
LC call number
R141 .C34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Late Middle English texts,
Series volume
5
Label
A Late Middle English remedy-book : (MS Wellcome 542, ff. 1r-20v) : a scholarly edition, Javier Calle-Martín and Miguel Ángel Castaño-Gil
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-183)
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents 7; Acknowledgements 9; Abbreviations and symbols 11; Preface 13; Chapter 1. The Manuscript 19; 1.1. Contents 19; 1.2. Acquistion and former owners 20; 1.3. Parallel manuscripts 22; 1.3.1. Prologue/epilogue 23; 1.3.2. Charms and other medical formulae 26; 1.4. Codicology 28; 1.4.1. Material, dimensions and ink 28; 1.4.2. Quiring and collation 29; 1.4.3. Ruling 29; 1.4.4. Foliation 29; 1.4.5. Binding and fly-leaves 30; 1.5. Paleography 30; 1.5.1. Letterforms 30; 1.5.2. Section titles 32; 1.5.3. Numerals 32; 1.5.4. Punctuation 32; 1.5.5. Abbreviations 33
  • Chapter 2. The Language 372.1. Provenance 37; 2.2. Inflectional morphology 38; 2.2.1. Nouns 38; 2.2.1.1. The nominative/objective case 39; 2.2.1.2. The genitive case 39; 2.2.2. Adjectives 40; 2.2.3. Pronouns 41; 2.2.4. Adverbs 42; 2.2.5. Verbs 42; 2.2.5.1. The present indicative 42; 2.2.5.2. The past indicative 43; 2.2.5.3. The subjunctive 44; 2.2.5.4. Non-finite forms 44; Chapter 3. The Text 45; 3.1. Editorial guidelines 45; 3.2. The edition 49; Chapter 4. The Glossary 123; 4.1. Conventions 123; 4.2. Glossary 125; References 177
Control code
ocn870950244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (187 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306559652
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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587216
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.b30372185
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870950244
  • pebcs1306559650

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