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The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester

The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester

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Published by Printed for H.M. Stationery off., by Eyre and Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Gloucestershire,
  • English language -- Middle English, 1100-1500,
  • Great Britain -- History -- To 1485

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by William Aldis Wright ... Published by the authority of the lords commissioners of Her Majesty"s Treasury, under the direction of the master of the rolls.
    SeriesRerum britannicarum medii ævi scriptores; or, Chronicles and memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the middle ages -- [no. 86], Library of English literature -- LEL 20121-22., Rerum Britannicarum medii aevi scriptores -- [no. 86].
    ContributionsWright, William Aldis, 1831-1914.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13600663M
    LC Control Number87712698
    OCLC/WorldCa17623817

    Some scholars have suggested that Robert was a secular clerk, partly because none of the 14 extant manuscripts of the chronicle appear to have been produced at a monastic scholars, however, assume that Robert was a monk at the monastery of St. Peter’s in Gloucester, and that the text of the entire chronicle was ultimately compiled is called the early version of. English Literature in Context - edited by Paul Poplawski May Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. English Literature in Context. 2nd edition The Metrical Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester. Vol. 2.

    The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester. By fl. of Gloucester Robert and William Aldis Wright. Abstract. A chronicle of the history of England to written in the dialect of of access: Internet Topics: English language. Robert of Gloucester (glŏs`tər), fl. –, English ly a monk of Gloucester, he is known only from the vernacular metrical chronicle of English history that bears his name.

      The Fishermen's Own Book, Comprising the List of Men and Vessels Lost from the Port of Gloucester, Mass. Pub Mass Gloucester Proctor Brothers. 01 Aug Paperback. The Metrical Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester Volume 2. Robert Of Gloucester Fl 28 Jan Paperback. US$ This ballad chronicle, published in two volumes in , is attributed to Robert of Gloucester (fl. c c), both because it is written in Gloucestershire dialect, which makes it a valuable source for students of Middle English, and because the writer was probably an eyewitness to the contemporary events he mentions in the text, such as the siege of Gloucester Castle and the Battle of.


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Abstract. A chronicle of the history of England to written in the dialect of of access: Internet Topics: English language. ROBERT of Gloucester (fl. –), historian, is known only from the English metrical chronicle of the history of England towhich bears his name.

That his christian name was Robert and that he was a Gloucestershire man are the only certainties, and perhaps he was an inhabitant of the city of Gloucester.