Middle English Literature: A Historical Sourcebook

Middle English Literature: A Historical Sourcebook

Editor(s): Matthew Boyd Goldie

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9780631231479

Online ISBN: 9780470753583

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753583

About this Book

This collection of fourteenth- and fifteenth-century documents is designed for students of Chaucer and Middle English literature. It makes readily available accounts of key historical events and descriptions of pertinent cultural phenomena.


  • Brings together in one volume fourteenth- and fifteenth-century historical and cultural texts.
  • Documents shed light on the themes and styles that appear in Chaucer and other Middle English literature.
  • Contains twelve important images from the period.
  • Concise introductions and bibliographies accompany all documents.

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