Chapter 7. From Manuscript to Modern Text

  1. Peter Brown
  1. Julia Boffey

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch8

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

How to Cite

Boffey, J. (2007) From Manuscript to Modern Text, in A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500 (ed P. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219736

Online ISBN: 9780470996355

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Keywords:

  • manuscript;
  • modern text;
  • manuscript culture;
  • authorship;
  • reading

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Manuscript Culture

  • Authorship

  • Reading and Other Forms of Reception

  • Modes of Manuscript Production

  • Print Culture

  • Textual Transmission

  • Reconstructing Texts for Modern Readers

  • Back to Manuscripts?