New PDF release: A Book of Middle English

By J. A. Burrow,Thorlac Turville-Petre

ISBN-10: 1405117087

ISBN-13: 9781405117081

ISBN-10: 1405117095

ISBN-13: 9781405117098

This crucial center English textbook, now in its 3rd version, introduces scholars to the wide 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 assistance on pronunciation, spelling, grammar, metre, vocabulary and local dialects.
  • Now comprises extracts from ‘Pearl’ and Chaucer’s ‘Troilus and Criseyde’.
  • Bibliographic references were up-to-date throughout.
  • Each textual content is followed by way of particular notes.

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