An anthology of Chancery English

Title

An anthology of Chancery English [Electronic resource] / John H. Fisher, Malcolm Richardson [and] Jane L. Fisher

Editor

Fisher, Jane L. (ed.); Fisher, John H. (ed.)

Availability

Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Download: zip

Languages

English, Middle (1100-1500)

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: COCOA (with entity references for non-Roman characters)

OTA keywords

Anthologies

LC keywords

English language -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Grammar
English language -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Texts
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Language
Great Britain -- History -- Henry V, 1413-1422 -- Sources
Great Britain -- Officials and employees -- Language
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1399-1485

Extent
  • designation: Text data
  • size: (1 file : ca. 567 KB)
Source Description

An anthology of Chancery English Fisher, Jane L.; Fisher, John H. editor Richardson, Malcolm, 1947- University of Tennessee Press Knoxville: 1984 0870494333

Note: Partial contents : Signet letters of Henry V -- Later Signet and Privy Seal papers -- Proceedings of Parliament -- Indentures

Notes

Mode of access: Online. OTA website.

The text contains the following mark-up characters:

  • &G; - uncertain, perhaps Ᵹ (insular G, or yogh) (2 occurrences)
  • &t; - þ (thorn) (1844 occurrences)
  • &T; - Þ (majuscule thorn) (6 occurrences)
  • &y; - ȝ (yogh) (508 occurrences)
  • & - & (ampersand) (403 occurrences)

Earlier version of this text (1676) available at 1284

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