Reading in medieval St. Gall /

Learning to read in medieval Germany meant learning to read and understand Latin as well as German. The manuscripts of the tenth-century scholar and teacher Notker Labeo display how the medieval pedagogic method combined Latin and vernacular literacy. This study has much to contribute to our knowled...

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Main Author: Grotans, Anna A., 1961-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Series:Cambridge studies in palaeography and codicology ; 13.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Plates; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Manuscript punctuation and other symbols; Introduction; 1 Medieval reading; 2 Education at St. Gall; 3 Language use and choice; 4 The St. Gall Tractate; 5 Discretio in the classroom; 6 Accentus; 7 Spelling for reading; Bibliography; Index of manuscripts; General index.