Information on cmbrut3-m3

PPCME2 information

Text name The Brut or The Chronicles of England
File name cmbrut3-m3
Manuscript Rawlinson B. 171, Bodleian Library, Oxford
Date c1400
Dialect West Midlands
Genre History
Edition Brie, F.W.D. 1906. The Brut or the Chronicles of England. Part I. EETS O.S. 131. London: K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co.
Sample Pp. 1-128, 217-228

This chronicle with its continuations covers the period from the mythical Albina and Brutus to 1479 CE. The first part (up to 1333), from which the sample is taken, is a translation of the French Brut d'Engleterre.

Helsinki Corpus information

File name CMBRUT3
Text identifier M3 NN HIST BRUT
Text name BRUT-1333
Author X
Period M3
Date of original 1350-1420
Date of manuscript 1350-1420
Contemporaneity CONTEMP
Dialect WML
Verse or prose PROSE
Text type HISTORY
Relationship to foreign original X
Foreign original X
Relationship to spoken language WRITTEN
Sex of author X
Age of author X
Social rank of author X
Audience description X
Participant relationship X
Interaction X
Setting X
Prototypical text category NARR NON-IMAG