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Testifying to language and life in early modern England : including a CD-ROM containing an electronic text edition […]

Testifying to language and life in early modern England : including a CD-ROM containing an electronic text edition of depositions 1560-1760 (ETED)

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Merja Kytö, Terry Walker, Peter Grund
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Netherlands
  • Publication Information: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub., ©2011
  • Publication Type (Medium): History, Sources, Texts
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/testifying-to-language-and-life-in-early-modern-england-including-a-cd-rom-containing-an-electronic-text-edition-17259/ (Stable identifier)

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XXI, 360 pages : ILlustrations ; 25 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Testifying to language and life in early modern England : including a CD-ROM containing an electronic text edition […] is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: John Benjamins Pub
  • Responsable Person: edited by Merja Kyto, Peter Grund, Terry Walker ; with computational support by Gregory Garretson ; and software by Raymond Hickey.
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Copyright Date: 2011
  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Country/State: Netherlands
  • Number of Editions: 6 editions
  • First edition Date: 2011
  • Last edition Date: 2011
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD612
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 9789027211804 9027211809
  • OCLC: 696773040

Main Contents

Introduction
Genre characteristics
Historical context
Legal background
Scribes and scribal practices
The languages of the depositions
Linguistic variation and change in the depositions
ETED : distribution versions, editorial principles, and VIewing and search options
Conclusion.

Summary Note

Examines various aspects of the witness depositions. This title explores the genre, the socio-historical and legal background, and the language of depositions.

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