By Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe
This quantity provides a semi-diplomatic variation of the textual content of MS C (London, British Library Cotton, Tiberius B.i). frequently often called `the Abingdon Chronicle', it was once considerably copied within the mid-eleventh century and persevered to be so sporadically thereafter; the complement to its abrupt finishing by way of a twelfth-century reader means that it used to be nonetheless of curiosity within the interval after the Conquest. The C-text is a vital resource of knowledge for the reign of Edward the Confessor, and it brings a distinct political standpoint to the ascendency of Godwine and his sons.The conventional organization of the textual content, manuscript or either with the reformed monastery of Abingdon has been a massive function of the present realizing of the interrelationships one of the numerous texts of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. the current version examines a number of the arguments for associating the C-text with Abingdon and the problems inherent in those arguments. It brings to endure facts from the palaeography and codicology of the manuscript in addition to textual content ancient and linguistic facts. The advent to the textual content considers different strands composing the C-text, and the shut relationships of this article to MSS B, D, and E, and the amount is finished with indices of people, peoples and locations.
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The once loose pages of Rossetti’s press copy for 1870, mainly extracted from late reprints of MWS’s edition, but supplemented and emended in his hand, were later rebound in two volumes and are now in the Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, New York Public Library. 5. For a general discussion of Rossetti and Forman as editors, see Donald H. Reiman, Romantic Texts and Contexts (University of Missouri Press, 1987), 86–93. 6. This bequest was actually delivered to the Bodleian in 1893.
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Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 5: MS C by Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe