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The Resource A Lancastrian mirror for princes : the Yale Law School New statutes of England, Rosemarie McGerr

A Lancastrian mirror for princes : the Yale Law School New statutes of England, Rosemarie McGerr

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A Lancastrian mirror for princes : the Yale Law School New statutes of England
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A Lancastrian mirror for princes
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the Yale Law School New statutes of England
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Rosemarie McGerr
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eng
Summary
This seminal study addresses one of the most beautifully decorated 15th-century copies of the New Statutes of England, uncovering how the manuscript's unique interweaving of legal, religious, and literary discourses frames the reader's perception of the work. Taking internal and external evidence into account, Rosemarie McGerr suggests that the manuscript was made for Prince Edward of Lancaster, transforming a legal reference work into a book of instruction in kingship, as well as a means of celebrating it
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A Lancastrian mirror for princes : the Yale Law School New statutes of England, Rosemarie McGerr
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A Lancastrian mirror for princes : the Yale Law School New statutes of England, Rosemarie McGerr
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gzhct
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-196) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
The Yale New statutes manuscript and medieval English statute books : similarities and differences -- Royal portraits and royal arms : the iconography of the Yale New statutes manuscript -- The Queen and the Lancastrian cause : the Yale New statutes manuscript and Margaret of Anjou -- Educating the prince : the Yale New statutes manuscript and Lancastrian mirrors for princes -- "Grace be our guide" : the cultural significance of a medieval law book
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1 online resource (312 pages)
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online
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9780253001986
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rdamedia
Media type code
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