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Polychronicon

Polly Fleck

Polychronicon

by Polly Fleck

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Published by Wolsak and Wynn in Toronto, Ont., Canada .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPolly Fleck.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.F554 P6 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2987711M
ISBN 100919897045
LC Control Number84240718
OCLC/WorldCa12054173

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The chronicle shows how fourteenth-century scholars understood world history and geography. Volume 2 contains the remainder of Book 1, on the description of Britain, and twenty-eight chapters of Book 2, on the early history of the world to the reign of Saul in by: Ranulf Polychronicon book (d.

) was a monk at the abbey of St Werburgh in Chester. His most important literary work is this universal chronicle, which survives in over a hundred Latin manuscripts, testifying to its popularity. The earliest version of it dates frombut Higden continued writing until his death, expanding and updating the text.

It was also continued in other monastic. Abstract. Higden tells us in his Second Preface to the Polychronicon [Chronicle of Many Times] that the first of the seven books “describes places and countries and lands all over the world,” while the subsequent six books contain an account of the conduct and deeds of the six ages of man from the creation to “our time” (i.e., the fourteenth century).Cited by: 2.

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Ranulf Higden, Higden also spelled Higdon, (born c. western England—died MaChester, Cheshire), English monk and chronicler remembered for his Polychronicon, a compilation of much of the knowledge of his age.

After taking monastic vows inHigden entered the Abbey of St. Werburgh, a Benedictine community in Chester. His Polychronicon. Books; Polychronicon Ranulphi Higden, monachi Cestrensis; Polychronicon Ranulphi Higden, monachi Cestrensis.

Polychronicon Ranulphi Polychronicon book, monachi Cestrensis Together with the English Translations of John Trevisa and of an Unknown Writer of the Fifteenth Century. Get access. Buy the print book. Polychronicon Ranulphi Higden monachi Cestrensis; together with the English translations of John Trevisa and of an unknown writer of the fifteenth century The first book comprises a brief description of the two countries of the known world, and a.

John Trevisa (or John of Trevisa; Latin: Ioannes Trevisa; fl. – AD) was a Cornish writer and translator. Trevisa was born at Trevessa in the parish of St Enoder in mid-Cornwall, and was a native Cornish speaker.

He was educated at Exeter College, Oxford, and became Vicar of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, chaplain to the 5th Lord Berkeley, and Canon of Westbury on Trym.

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An Original Leaf from the Polycronicon printed by William Caxton at Westminster in the year The Life and Works of William Caxton, with an historical reminder of fifteenth century England by Benjamin P. Kurtz, together with a Note on the Polycronicon by Oscar Lewis.

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Polychronicon Ranulphi Higden monachi Cestrensis Volume 3 ; together with the English translations of John Trevisa and of Author: Ranulf Higden. Polychronicon (sive Historia Polycratica) ab initio mundi usque ad mortem regis Edwardi III in septem libros dispositum (dubbed: the Polychronicon) up to /44 – was continued by another monk (John of Malvern, Worcester) until • Polychronicon: summary/compilation of general history, became standard in 15th century.

Rare Book & Manuscript Library.] -- Text of Higden's Polychronicon, beginning with Book I, chapter 9, "De Oceano," corresponding with edition in Rolls Series, no. 41, v. 1, p. 58, and continuing through the entry for the year CCCC MS 21 contains a high quality copy of Polychronicon by Ranulf Higden (d.

) with a continuation toand was copied shortly after that date. A note in a fifteenth-century hand records that the manuscript was given by 'Henry Somer' to. Ranulf Higden is the author of Polychronicon Ranulphi Higden, Monachi Cestrensis - Volume 1 ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), Ranul /5(2).Each book begins with a large initial varying from a slim line initial "I" which begins Book 4 to the more square 8- to line initials in most of the other books.

These initials are either red and blue or plain blue with beautiful red penwork grounds, small extensions, and infilling; the grounds include a trace of purple penwork added as.Polycronycon.

About the year Monk Roger of the Monastery of St. Werberg in Chester compiled a long narrative from earlier chronicles. Beginning in the s, another monk at the monastery, Ranulph Higden, enlarged and extended Monk Roger’s work, entitling it Polychronicon—the “universal history.”The book begins with a description of the world and .