Journals Higher Education

£80.00

Hardback

Published: 27 April 2017

380 Pages | 3 b&w illustrations

234 x 156mm

ISBN: 9780197266083


Bookseller Code (AO)

Introduction

Latin in Medieval Britain

Edited by Richard Ashdowne and Carolinne White

OUP/British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • Expert contributors offer original and detailed examinations of Latin usage in key areas in context
  • Chapters give a broad coverage of the range of uses of Latin over more than 1,000 years
  • Focuses on Latin use in Britain, examining Britain's unique historical, social, and linguistic context
  • Contains numerous original examples, all with English translation, which illustrate the nature and use of Latin
  • Both editors were involved in completing the authoritative Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources, and several of the contributors were also members of the project.
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