English Lyrics Before 1500

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ISBN 978-0-8101-0354-2
Publication Date
January 1989
Page Count
184 pages
Trim Size
6 x 9

English Lyrics Before 1500

Theodore Silverstein

This volume brings together 144 examples of lyric poetry, notable in quality and representative of their times. Besides an introduction to the nature of the lyric, there are commentaries at the head of each poem, textual and explanatory footnotes, a general bibliography, and a comprehensive glossary keyed to the text.

About the Author

Theodore Silverstein is Professor of English at the University of Chicago.