LINGUIST List 16.404

Thu Feb 10 2005

Books: Ling & Lit, Middle English: Burrow, Turville-Petre

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        1.    Matthew Glidden, A Book of Middle English: Burrow, Turville-Petre

Message 1: A Book of Middle English: Burrow, Turville-Petre

Date: 08-Feb-2005
From: Matthew Glidden <>
Subject: A Book of Middle English: Burrow, Turville-Petre

Title: A Book of Middle English
Subtitle: Third Edition
Published: 2004
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing

Book URL:

Author: J.A. Burrow, Bristol University
Author: Thorlac Turville-Petre, University of Nottingham
Hardback: ISBN: 1405117087 Pages: 432 Price: U.S. $ 69.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1405117095 Pages: 432 Price: U.S. $ 34.95

This essential Middle English textbook, now in its third edition,
introduces students to the wide range of literature written in England
between 1150 and 1400.

- New, thoroughly revised edition of this essential Middle English textbook.

- Introduces the language of the time, giving guidance on pronunciation,
spelling, grammar, metre, vocabulary and regional dialects.

- Now includes extracts from 'Pearl' and Chaucer's 'Troilus and Criseyde'.

- Bibliographic references have been updated throughout.

- Each text is accompanied by detailed notes.

Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature

Subject Language(s): Middle English (ENX)

Written In: English (ENG )

See this book announcement on our website:

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Blackwell Publishing
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