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Edition Dates and Tables of Contents
1st
1962
Vol 1
Vol 2
2nd
1968
Vol 1
Vol 2
3rd
1974
Vol 1
Vol 2
4th
1979
Vol 1
Vol 2
5th
1986
Vol 1
Vol 2
6th
1993
Vol 1
Vol 2
7th: 2000
Vol 1
Vol 2

* indicates a selection that is not included in the online archive due to copyright

Author Title First Appeared Dropped After Added Again Last Appeared
  Mankind        
The Anglo- Saxon Chronicle [Henry of Poitou Becomes Abbot of Peterborough]        
[The Reign of King Stephen]        
  The Battle of Maldon 1     7
  The York Play of the Crucifixion 5     6
Old English Riddle The Bow 1     1
Chaucer, Geoffrey (ca. 1343-1400) The Parson’s Tale 1     NA
[The Remedy Against Lechery] 1     2
The Merchant’s Tale 3     3
The Introduction 3     3
The Tale 3     3
The Epilogue 3     3
The Parliament of Fowls 3     3
The Franklin’s Tale 3     3
The Introduction 3     3
The Prologue 3     3
The Tale 3     3
To Rosamond 1     4
The Tale of Sir Thopas 5     5
The Introduction 5     5
The Tale 5     5
  Piers Plowman 5     8
Passus XXI: The Harrowing of Hell 3     5
Passus V 4     8
The Confession of Envy 4     6
The Confession of Gluttony 4     6
  The Brome Play of Abraham and Isaac 3     3
  Sir Orfeo 3     4
  *Pearl 4     4
Marie de France *The Wolf and the Lamb 7     7
*The Wolf and the Sow 7     7
  Lludd and Lleuelys 7     7
Kempe, Margery *The Book of Margery Kempe 5     8
*[Her Pride and Attempts to Start a Business]* 5     7
*[Examination before the Archbishop] 5     6
*[A Visit with Julian of Norwich] 6     6
  *The Chester Play of Noah’s Flood 6     7
Middle English Lyrics In Praise of Brunettes 1     1
The Appreciative Drinker 1     1
A Charm Against the Night Villain 1     1
The Blacksmiths 1     1
Earth Took Earth 1     1
Spring Has Come with Love 1     2
The Henpecked Husband 1     2
A Bitter Lullaby 3     4
Popular Ballads Hind Horns 1     1
Judas 1     1
Edward 1     5
Robin Hood and the Three Squires 1     5
Caxton, William Preface to Morte Darthur  2     4
Medieval Attitudes Toward Life on Earth Earth upon Earth 2     2
Earth Took of Earth 2     3
Boethius: 2     3
The Consolation of Philosophy 2     3
Triumph Over the World 2     3
Fortune Defends Herself 2     3
The Last Journey 3     3
A Change in Perspective 3     3
Geoffrey Chaucer:        
*A Thoroughfare Full of Woe 2     3
*The Monk’s Definition of Tragedy 2     3
*The Tragedy of Pierre de Lusignan 2     3
*This Worlde that Passeth Soone as Floures Faire 2     3
Dante: Fortune an Agent of God’s Will 2     3
A Vision of Nature in Piers Plowman  2     3
Aucassin and Nicolette: Aucassin Renounces Paradise 2     3
The Land of Cockaigne 2     3
Ubi Sunt Qui Ante Nos Fuerunt 2     3
Francious Villon: The Ballad of Dead Ladies 2     3

 


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