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Writing and Picturing History: Historical Manuscripts from the Royal collection

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Chronicles
Royal Genealogy
Mythology and Legend
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Chronicles



Further reading

Antonia, Gransden, Historical Writing in England, vol. 1: C.550 To C.1307 (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1974), vol. 2: c.1307 To The Early Sixteenth Century (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1982).

Anne D. Hedeman, The Royal Image: Illustrations of the Grandes Chroniques de France, 1274-1422 (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991).

Chris Given-Wilson, Chronicles: The Writing of History in Medieval England, (London, 2004).

Broken Lines: Genealogical Literature in Britain and France, ed. by Raluca L. Radulescu and Edward D. Kennedy, Medieval Texts and Cultures of Northern Europe, 16 (Turnhout: Brepols, 2008).

The Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, ed. by Graeme Dunphy, 2 vols (Leiden: Brill, 2010).

Elizabeth Morrison and Anne D. Hedeman, Imagining the Past in France: History in Manuscript Painting, 1250-1500, (Los Angeles: J. P. Getty Museum, 2010).

On-line projects:

The online Froissart: A Digital Edition of the Chronicles of Jean Froissart

Imagining the Past in France, 1250–1500, Exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum, November 16, 2010–February 6, 2011
Introduction Latin
Chronicles
Royal Genealogy
Mythology and Legend
Vernacular
Chronicles

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