Information on cmastro-m3

PPCME2 information

Text name A Treatise on the Astrolabe
File name cmastro-m3
Manuscript No copy text, see Benson, p. 1193, for list of mss.
Date a1450 (c1391)
Dialect East Midlands (London)
Genre Handbook, astronomy
Edition Benson, Larry D. 1987. The Riverside Chaucer. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Third edition.
Sample Pp. 662.C1.1-673.C2.7
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Helsinki Corpus information

File name CMASTRO
Text identifier M3 IS HANDA ASTR
Text name ASTROLABE
Author CHAUCER GEOFFREY
Period M3
Date of original 1350-1420
Date of manuscript 1350-1420
Contemporaneity CONTEMP
Dialect EMO
Verse or prose PROSE
Text type HANDB ASTRONOMY
Relationship to foreign original X
Foreign original X
Relationship to spoken language WRITTEN
Sex of author MALE
Age of author 40-60
Social rank of author PROF HIGH
Audience description NON-PROF
Participant relationship X
Interaction X
Setting X
Prototypical text category INSTR SEC
Sample SAMPLE X