A Book of Middle English by J. A. Burrow,Thorlac Turville-Petre

By J. A. Burrow,Thorlac Turville-Petre

This crucial center English textbook, now in its 3rd version, introduces scholars to the big variety of literature written in England among 1150 and 1400.

  • New, completely revised version of this crucial center English textbook.
  • Introduces the language of the time, giving information on pronunciation, spelling, grammar, metre, vocabulary and nearby dialects.
  • Now contains extracts from ‘Pearl’ and Chaucer’s ‘Troilus and Criseyde’.
  • Bibliographic references were up-to-date throughout.
  • Each textual content is followed by way of distinct notes.

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