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Latin, Old English and documentary practice at Worcester from Wærferth to Oswald

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This article analyses the uses of Latin and Old English in the charters of Worcester cathedral, which represents one of the largest and most linguistically interesting of the surviving Anglo-Saxon archives. Specifically focused on the period encompassing the episcopates of Wærferth and Oswald (c. 870 to 992), this survey examines a time of intense administrative activity at Worcester, contemporaneous with significant transformations in the political and cultural life of Anglo-Saxon England mo...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1017/S0263675118000091

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Humanities Division
Department:
English
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Grupo de Investigación GIU17/006
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Grant:
Early Career Fellowship
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Anglo-Saxon England Journal website
Volume:
46
Pages:
271-325
Publication date:
2019-04-26
Acceptance date:
2018-07-15
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EISSN:
1474-0532
ISSN:
0263-6751
Pubs id:
pubs:911992
URN:
uri:3a3d1f92-4263-4e41-803e-9037987d5090
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uuid:3a3d1f92-4263-4e41-803e-9037987d5090
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pubs:911992

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