Authorship and publicity before print : Jean Gerson and the transformation of late medieval learning / Daniel Hobbins.

By: Hobbins, Daniel, 1966-Series: Middle Ages seriesPublication details: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2009Description: xii, 335 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cmISBN: 9780812241556 (alk. paper); 081224155X (alk. paper)Subject(s): Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429 | Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429 -- Books and reading | Authorship -- History -- To 1500 | Books and reading -- Europe -- History -- To 1500LOC classification: BX4705.G45 | H63 2009
Contents:
Gerson as bookman : prescribing "the common school of theological truth" -- Justifying authorship : new diseases and new cures -- A tour of medieval authorship : late works and poetry -- Literary expression : logic, rhetoric, and scholarly vice -- The schoolman as public intellectual : implications of the late medieval tract -- Publishing before print (1) : a series of publishing moments -- Publishing before print (2) : from coterie readership to massive market.
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BX 4705.G45 HOBB 2009 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available 35678000298994

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-311) and index.

Gerson as bookman : prescribing "the common school of theological truth" -- Justifying authorship : new diseases and new cures -- A tour of medieval authorship : late works and poetry -- Literary expression : logic, rhetoric, and scholarly vice -- The schoolman as public intellectual : implications of the late medieval tract -- Publishing before print (1) : a series of publishing moments -- Publishing before print (2) : from coterie readership to massive market.