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Genre/Form: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Readers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Sisam; J R R Tolkien
ISBN: 0486440230 9780486440231
OCLC Number: 56894391
Notes: First work originally published: Fourteenth century verse & prose. Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1921. 2nd work originally published: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1922.
Includes index.
Description: xlvii, 292 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Robert Mannyng of Brunne's Handlyng Synne --
Sir Orfeo --
Michael of Northgate's Ayenbyte of Inwyt --
Richard Rolle of Hampole --
Sir Gawayne and the Grene Knight --
The Pearl --
The Gest Hystoriale of the destruction of Troy --
Piers Plowman --
Mandeville's travels --
John Barbour's Bruce --
John Wiclif --
John Gower --
John of Trevisa's translation of Higden's Polychronicon --
Political pieces --
Miscellaneous pieces in verse --
The York play "Harrowing of hell" --
The Towneley play of Noah --
Notes --
Appendix: The English language in the fourteenth century --
A Middle English vocabulary / by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Other Titles: Fourteenth century verse & prose.
Responsibility: edited by Kenneth Sisam. And A Middle English vocabulary / J.R.R. Tolkien.

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