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The Resource Geoffrey of Monmouth : the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae), edition by Michael D. Reeve ; translation by Neil Wright

Geoffrey of Monmouth : the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae), edition by Michael D. Reeve ; translation by Neil Wright

Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth : the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae)
Title
Geoffrey of Monmouth
Title remainder
the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae)
Statement of responsibility
edition by Michael D. Reeve ; translation by Neil Wright
Title variation
  • History of the kings of Britain
  • De gestis Britonum
Title variation remainder
an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Written in the 1130s, Geoffrey's imaginative history of the Britons from Brutus to Cadwallader, and the first to recount the woes of Lear and the glittering career of Arthur, rapidly became a bestseller. An ideal text for scholars, this is a reprint of the Latin text with a facing English translation
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1100?-1154
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geoffrey
Index
index present
Language note
Parallel English and Latin text with English introduction
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Arthurian studies,
Series volume
69
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geoffrey
  • Britons
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Britons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Great Britain
  • Koningen (vorsten)
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
  • Geschichtsschreibung
  • Grossbritannien
  • Übersetzung
  • Latein
  • Englisch
Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth : the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae), edition by Michael D. Reeve ; translation by Neil Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First paperback ed.: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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. Geoffrey, Merline, and De gestis Britonum ; The transmission of De gestis Britonum ; The apparatus of this edition ; Spelling ; Geoffrey's Latin ; The quality of the transmitted text ; Geoffrey's sources ; Title ; Articulation ; Punctuation ; Editions ; Critical notes ; Translator's note -- Symbols and abbreviations -- Text and translation -- Index of names
Control code
ocn666944910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxvi, 307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846155567
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xz2cs
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666944910
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Geoffrey of Monmouth : the history of the kings of Britain : an edition and translation of De gestis Britonum (Historia regum Britanniae), edition by Michael D. Reeve ; translation by Neil Wright
Publication
Note
First paperback ed.: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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. Geoffrey, Merline, and De gestis Britonum ; The transmission of De gestis Britonum ; The apparatus of this edition ; Spelling ; Geoffrey's Latin ; The quality of the transmitted text ; Geoffrey's sources ; Title ; Articulation ; Punctuation ; Editions ; Critical notes ; Translator's note -- Symbols and abbreviations -- Text and translation -- Index of names
Control code
ocn666944910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxvi, 307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846155567
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xz2cs
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)666944910
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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