Information on cmgaytry-m34

PPCME2 information

Text name Dan Jon Gaytryge's Sermon
File name cmgaytry-m34
Manuscript Lincoln Cathedral Library 91 (Thornton ms.)
Date c1440
Dialect Northern
Genre Sermon
Edition Perry, George G. 1969. Dan Jon Gaytryge's sermon. In George G. Perry (ed.), Religious pieces in prose and verse. EETS O.S. 26. New York: K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. Third edition (first edition 1867, second edition 1914).
Sample Pp. 1-15, exhaustive
Remarks

The sermon is a translation made in 1357 by John Gaytryge, a monk at St. Mary's Abbey, York, of Archbishop Thoresby of York's Latin catechism. The English version is much longer than the Latin original. The Lay Folks' Catechism is a slightly different translation of the same work.

Helsinki Corpus information

File name CMGAYTRY
Text identifier M3/4 IR SERM GAYTR
Text name SERM GAYTRYGE
Author GAYTRYGE DAN JON
Period M3/4
Date of original 1350-1420
Date of manuscript 1420-1500
Contemporaneity NON-CONTEMP
Dialect NO
Verse or prose PROSE
Text type SERMON
Relationship to foreign original X
Foreign original X
Relationship to spoken language q X
Sex of author MALE
Age of author X
Social rank of author OTHER
Audience description X
Participant relationship X
Interaction X
Setting X
Prototypical text category INSTR REL
Sample SAMPLE X