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authorship (n.)

c. 1500, "the function of being a writer," from author (n.) + -ship. Meaning "literary origination, source of something that has an author" is attested by 1808.

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Definitions of authorship

authorship (n.)
the act of creating written works;
it was a matter of disputed authorship
Synonyms: writing / composition / penning
authorship (n.)
the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing;
the authorship of the theory is disputed
Synonyms: paternity
From wordnet.princeton.edu