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Rather, its origins lie in one of the annalistic histories written under the Flavians, when, with the benefit of hindsight, the actions of a junior senator, who was to rise to the highest position, assumed greater significance.
Harrison describes in chapter 5 the physical makeup of "The Original Codex," with sections on parchment, ruling and layout, decoration, and scribal practice; he also notes that the appearance of Hugh of Saint-Victor's Chronicle with an annalistic text is paralleled elsewhere and that the copying of Hugh's encyclopedic text might well have suggested the creation of the annalistic one at Melrose.
This is clearly shown by the distribution and relative incidence of the phenomenon in the different text types in the corpus: in annalistic and narrative texts, in which a clear temporal sequencing and specification of the participants in the action is needed, the incidence of split subjects was much higher than in rest of the works.
Gloir in bardic verse and annalistic compilations accords closely with the meaning of its English cognate, glory.
Given its lack of order, structure, and resolution, the "crude" annalistic nature of the Roth Horowitz presentation seemed irresponsible to some visitors and critics; evidently when the exhibition's subject is lawlessness--or arguably a law of misrule--this form of presentation may seem to compound or condone the events it represents.
Her implicit forswearance of an annalistic structure is understandable; her own grasp of the implications of this choice is less clear.
He first addresses the Zuozhuan's annalistic structure, which he suggests records human actions and events according to days and months.
After the Restoration they were more commonly seen in annalistic terms, heralding particular important events in the ongoing march of human history.
137] points out that the tags or labels (Etiketten) discovered by him, resemble closest those previously unearthed (although pertaining to a later period) that were called "sim ple" labels (as distinct from other categories, such as annalistic labels, labels for festivities, and abbreviated annalistic labels).
His narrative has proceeded, like the Chronicle, year by year in the mode of annalistic writing.
If, on the other hand, we now look back from a perspective that seeks inspiration from a rereading and rewriting of traditional narrative forms and styles, then clearly the annalistic structure and picaresque qualities of al-Hakim's Yawmiyyat na'ib fi al-aryaf (Diaries of a Public Prosecutor in the Provinces, 1937) come to assume a more central role (quite apart from the fact that, in my view, it is a much better novel).
I have a catalogue in front of me, published by Grant Books, of Droitwich, which acquaints us with 284 golf books and I gave up counting the number of them that are annalistic studies or are based on the most cordial reminiscence.