Nebraska Authors

Charles W. Jones

Born 1905-09-23 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

California
New York
Ohio

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Medieval and Renaissance Studies; Scholarship; Medieval Literature

Education

Bachelor of Arts, 1926, Oberlin College
Masters of Arts and Ph.D., 1930 and 1932, Cornell University

Occupation

Educational Publisher Representative
Instructor, Professor of English
Research Professor in Humanities

Places Worked

Allyn & Bacon, Inc. (Publishers)
Oberlin College
Cornell University, Dean of Graduate School and Director of Summer Sessions
University of California - Berkeley

Honors

American Council of Learned Societies Research Fellow, 1935-36
Guggenheim Fellow, 1939-40, 1945-46
D. Litt., Oberlin College, 1952

Bibliography

Bedae Pseudepigrapha. 1939.
Writing and Speaking. 1943. (with Tressider and Shubert)
The Library Paper. 1943.
Bedae Opera De Temporibus. 1943.
Saints' Lives and Chronicles in Early England. 1947.
Medieval Literature in Translation. 1950.
The St. Nicholas Liturgy. 1963.
Bedae in Geneism Commentarium. 1967.
The Directives of Adalhard of Corbie, Bedae Opera Didascalica. (two volumes)

Contributor to:
Encyclopaedia Britannica
Dictionary of World Literature
Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics
and other professional journals.

Member of the Board of Editors, Viator: Medieval and Renaissance Studies

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