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The Resource Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales, Marijane Osborn

Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales, Marijane Osborn

Label
Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales
Title
Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Marijane Osborn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Osborn, Marijane
Dewey number
821/.1
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1875.T55
LC item number
O83 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Science and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
  • Tales, Medieval
  • Astrolabes in literature
  • Time in literature
  • Rhetoric, Medieval
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
Label
Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales, Marijane Osborn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Part 1: Taking Bearings 9 -- Chapter 1: Chaucer's Sky 1 -- Chapter 2: The Steed of Brass and Chaucer's Astrolabe 34 -- Chapter 3: Using the Astrolabe on the Road to Canterbury 55 -- Chapter 4: Mercury the Sly and the "Bradshaw Shift" 88 --Part 2: Applications -- Chapter 5: The Amphitheater in The Knights Tale 23 -- Chapter 6: The Spheres and Pagan Prayer in The Knight's Tale 153 -- Chapter 7: Cosmic Retribution in The Miller's Tale 77 --Part 3: Implications 193 -- Chapter 8: Chaucer's Attitude toward Prophecy and Planetary Influences 195 -- Chapter 9: The "Artificial Day" of Pilgrimage 220 -- Chapter 10: Libra and the Moon: Some Final Speculations 244 -- Appendix: A Practice Astrolabe 271 --
Control code
48516954
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780806134031
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001055697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Time and the astrolabe in the Canterbury tales, Marijane Osborn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Part 1: Taking Bearings 9 -- Chapter 1: Chaucer's Sky 1 -- Chapter 2: The Steed of Brass and Chaucer's Astrolabe 34 -- Chapter 3: Using the Astrolabe on the Road to Canterbury 55 -- Chapter 4: Mercury the Sly and the "Bradshaw Shift" 88 --Part 2: Applications -- Chapter 5: The Amphitheater in The Knights Tale 23 -- Chapter 6: The Spheres and Pagan Prayer in The Knight's Tale 153 -- Chapter 7: Cosmic Retribution in The Miller's Tale 77 --Part 3: Implications 193 -- Chapter 8: Chaucer's Attitude toward Prophecy and Planetary Influences 195 -- Chapter 9: The "Artificial Day" of Pilgrimage 220 -- Chapter 10: Libra and the Moon: Some Final Speculations 244 -- Appendix: A Practice Astrolabe 271 --
Control code
48516954
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780806134031
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001055697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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