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.

Item Type:Website
Additional Information:<p>Includes:</p> <p> <i>Bess of Hardwick's life in twelve letters</i></p> <p> <i>Editing Bess of Hardwick's letters</i></p> <p> <i>Tutorial: Reading Early Modern Handwriting</i></p> <p>This research was funded by the AHRC (Research Grants Scheme, University of Glasgow)</p> Alison Wiggins (AHRC PI 100%, University of Glasgow)<p></p> Alan Bryson, Daniel Starza Smith, Anke Timmermann and Graham William (AHRC PDRAs, University of Glasgow)<p></p> Katherine Rogers (web development, Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield)
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Timmermann, Dr Anke and Smith, Dr Daniel and Williams, Dr Graham and Wiggins, Dr Alison and Bryson, Dr Alan
Authors: Wiggins, A., Bryson, A., Starza Smith, D., Timmermann, A., and Williams, G.
College/School:College of Arts & Humanities > 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