Longman Anthology of British Literature, Volume 1A The Middle Ages

ISBN-10: 0321333918

ISBN-13: 9780321333919

Edition: 3rd 2006 (Revised)

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List price: $48.20
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Longman Publishing
Publication date: 2/3/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 630
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Additional Audio and Online Resources
Political and Religious Orders
Money, Weights, and Measures
The Middle Ages
Before the Norman Conquest
from Grendel
Early Irish Narrative
The Labour Pains of the Ulaid
The Birth of Cu Chulainn
The Naming of Cu Chulainn
Early Irish Verse
To Crinog
Pangur the Cat
Writing in the Wood
The Viking Terror
The Old Woman of Beare
Findabair Remembers Froech
A Grave Marked with Ogam
from The Voyage of Mael Duin
The Dream of the Rood
Perspectives: Ethnic and Religious Encounters
from An Ecclesiastical History of the English People
Bishop Asser
from The Life of King Alfred
King Alfred
Preface to Saint Gregory's Pastoral Care
Ohthere's Journeys
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
Stamford Bridge and Hastings
Urien Yrechwydd
The Battle of Argoed Llwyfain
The War-Band's Return
Lament for Owain Son of Urien
The Tale of Taliesin
The Wanderer
Wulf and Eadwacer and the Wife's Lament
Three Anglo-Latin Riddles by Aldhelm
Five Old English Riddles
After the Norman Conquest
Perspectives: Arthurian Myth in the History of Britain
Geoffrey of Monmouth
from History of the Kings of Britain
Gerald of Wales
from The Instruction of Princes
Edward I
Letter sent to the Papal Court of Rome
A Report to Edward I
Arthurian Romance
Marie De France
Chevrefoil (The Honeysuckle)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Sir Thomas Malory
Morte Darthur
from Caxton's Prologue
The Miracle of Galahad
The Poisoned Apple
The Day of Destiny
from The Mists of Avalon
scene from Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Geoffrey Chaucer
The Parliament of Fowls
The Canterbury Tales
The General Prologue (Middle English and modern translation)
The Miller's Tale
The Introduction
The Tale
The Wife of Bath's Prologue
The Wife of Bath's Tale
from The Treatise of the Two Married Women and the Widow
The Franklin's Tale
The Prologue
The Tale
The Pardoner's Prologue
The Pardoner's Tale
The Nun's Priest's Tale
The Parson's Tale
The Introduction
[The Remedy for the Sin of Lechery]
Chaucer's Retraction
To His Scribe Adam
Complaint to His Purse
William Langland
Piers Plowman
Passus 2
from Passus 6
Passus 8
Passus 20
"Piers Plowman" and Its Time: The Rising of 1381
from The Anonimalle Chronicle [Wat Tyler's Demands to Richard II, and His Death]
Three Poems on the Rising of 1381: John Ball's First Letter
John Ball's Second Letter
The Course of Revolt
from The Voice of One Crying
Mystical Writings
Julian of Norwich
A Book of Showings
[Three Graces. Illness. The First Revelation]
[Laughing at the Devil]
[Christ Draws Julian in through His Wound]
[The Necessity of Sin, and of Hating Sin]
[God as Father, Mother, Husband]
[The Soul as Christ's Citadel]
[The Meaning of the Visions Is Love]
Companion Readings
from The Fire of Love
from The Cloud of Unknowing
The Dream of Washing Quilts
Medieval Biblical Drama
The Second Play of the Shepherds
The York Play of the Crucifixion
Vernacular Religion
The Wycliffite Bible
John 10.11-18
from A Wycliffite Sermon on John 10.11-18
John Mirk
from Festial
Preaching and Teaching in the Vernacular
Nicholas Love
from The Mirror of the Blessed Life of Jesus Christ
from The Confession of Hawisia Moone of Loddon
Margery Kempe
The Book of Margery Kempe
The Preface
[Early Life and Temptations, Revelation, Desire for Foreign Pilgrimage]
[Meeting with Bishop of Lincoln and Archbishop of Canterbury]
[Visit with Julian of Norwich]
[Pilgrimage to Jerusalem]
[Arrest by Duke of Bedford's Men; Meeting with Archbishop of York]
Middle English Lyrics
The Cuckoo Song ("Sumer is icumen in")
Spring ("Lenten is come with love to toune")
Alisoun ("Bitwene Mersh and Averil")
I Have a Noble Cock
My Lefe Is Faren in a Lond
Fowls in the Frith
Abuse of Women ("In every place ye may well see")
The Irish Dancer ("Gode sire, pray ich thee")
A Forsaken Maiden's Lament ("I lovede a child of this cuntree")
The Wily Clerk ("This enther day I mete a clerke")
Jolly Jankin ("As I went on YoI Day in our procession")
Adam Lay Ibounden
I Sing of a Maiden
In Praise of Mary ("Edi be thu, Hevene Quene")
Mary Is with Child ("Under a tree")
Sweet Jesus, King of Bliss
Now Goeth Sun under Wood
Jesus, My Sweet Lover ("Jesu Christ, my lemmon swete")
Contempt of the World ("Where beth they biforen us weren?")
Dafydd Ap Gwilym
One Saving Place
The Girls of Llanbadarn
Tale of a Wayside Inn
The Hateful Husband
The Winter
The Ruin
Middle Scots Poets
William Dunbar
Lament for the Makars
Done Is a Battell
In Secreit Place This Hyndir Nycht
Robert Henryson
Robene and Makyne
Late Medieval Allegory
Charles D'Orleans
Ballade 26
Ballade 61
Roundel 94
Christine De Pizan
from Book of the City of Ladies
Literary and Cultural Terms
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