Information on cmhilton-m34

PPCME2 information

Text name Hilton's Eight Chapters on Perfection
File name cmhilton-m34
Manuscript Unable to consult edition
Date a1450 (a1396)
Dialect East Midlands
Genre Religious treatise
Edition Kuriyagawa, Fumio. 1967. Walter Hilton's Eight chapters on perfection. Tokyo: Keio Institute of Cultural and Linguistic Studies.
Sample Pp. 1-33
Remarks

Not much is known about Walter Hilton. He was an Augustinian canon at Thurgarton in Nottinghamshire and died in 1395/6.

Helsinki Corpus information

File name CMHILTON
Text identifier M3/4 IR RELT HILTON
Text name EIGHT CHAPTERS
Author HILTON WALTER
Period M3/4
Date of original 1350-1420
Date of manuscript 1420-1500
Contemporaneity NON-CONTEMP
Dialect EMO
Verse or prose PROSE
Text type REL TREAT
Relationship to foreign original X
Foreign original X
Relationship to spoken language WRITTEN
Sex of author MALE
Age of author X
Social rank of author PROF
Audience description X
Participant relationship X
Interaction X
Setting X
Prototypical text category INSTR REL
Sample SAMPLE X