Bess of Hardwick's Letters: The Complete Correspondence, c.1550-1608

Wiggins, A., Bryson, A., Starza Smith, D., Timmermann, A. and Williams, G. (2013) Bess of Hardwick's Letters: The Complete Correspondence, c.1550-1608. [Website]

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Includes: c.80,000 words of authored content, i.e. web-essays, individual summaries of each letter, and individual biographiers for each letter-writer; edited transcriptions which are XML-generated and available in both diplomatic and normalized versions of the 245 letters to and from Bess; advanced search and browse functionality.

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Includes: Bess of Hardwick's life in twelve letters Editing Bess of Hardwick's letters Tutorial: Reading Early Modern Handwriting

This research was funded by the AHRC (Research Grants Scheme, University of Glasgow)

Alison Wiggins (AHRC PI 100%, University of Glasgow)

Alan Bryson, Daniel Starza Smith, Anke Timmermann and Graham William (AHRC PDRAs, University of Glasgow)

Katherine Rogers (web development, Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield)
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Timmermann, Dr Anke and Bryson, Dr Alan and Wiggins, Dr Alison and Williams, Dr Graham and Smith, Dr Daniel
Authors: Wiggins, A., Bryson, A., Starza Smith, D., Timmermann, A., and Williams, G.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Critical Studies > English Language and Linguistics
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2013 The University of Glasgow

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477151A corpus of renaissance correspondence: The letters of Elizabeth TalbotAlison WigginsArts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)AH/F017308/1English Language