A Book of Middle English

A Book of Middle English

J. A. Burrow


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

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

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