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John Shirley's Heirs

Mooney, L.R. (2003) John Shirley's Heirs. Yearbook of English Studies, 33. pp. 182-198. ISSN 0306-2473

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Abstract

John Shirley compiled and wrote at least three miscellanies, probably more, in the first half of the fifteenth century; and Shirley's books appear to have remained accessible to a number of scribes in the decades following his death, to be used as exemplars for further miscellanies produced mainly in London for a century after his death. This article is an attempt to bring together what evidence we have for the network of scribes who inherited Shirley's books: what they copied from Shirley, what were their interests, how they may have had access to his books.

Item Type: Article
Institution: The University of York
Academic Units: The University of York > English and Related Literature (York)
Depositing User: York RAE Import
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2009 17:19
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2009 17:19
Status: Published
Publisher: Modern Humanities Research Association (MHRA)
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/7736

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