The Resource Authorising history : gestures of authorship in fourteenth-century English historiography, by Nicole Nyffenegger

Authorising history : gestures of authorship in fourteenth-century English historiography, by Nicole Nyffenegger

Label
Authorising history : gestures of authorship in fourteenth-century English historiography
Title
Authorising history
Title remainder
gestures of authorship in fourteenth-century English historiography
Statement of responsibility
by Nicole Nyffenegger
Title variation
Authorizing history
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
""This book discusses the strategies and rhetorical means by which four authors of Middle English verse historiography seek to authorise their works and themselves. Paying careful attention to the texts, it traces the ways in which authors inscribe their fictional selves and seek to give authority to their constructions of history. It further investigates how the authors position themselves in relation to their task of writing history, their sources and their audiences. This study provides new .
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
941/.0072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English; with some passages in Middle English
LC call number
PR317.H56
LC item number
N94 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Authorising history : gestures of authorship in fourteenth-century English historiography, by Nicole Nyffenegger
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-213) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The task of writing history -- History : the subject matter -- Empowering written texts -- Negotiating authority -- Inscribing authority -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn892430243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 218 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322180533
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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649317
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30922574
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)892430243
  • pebcs1322180539

Library Locations

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