Ancient, Medieval, & Renaissance Literature


The Odyssey: Selections (8th C BCE) Homer
The Apology and Related Dialogues (4th C BCE) Plato
The Trojan Women(4th C BCE) Euripides
Old English Poetry: An Anthology (BABL Edition)
Beowulf, second edition (c.1000)
Beowulf, second edition. Facing Page Translation (c.1000)
The Four Branches of The Mabinogi (c.1100)
The History of the Kings of Britain (12th C) Geoffrey of Monmouth
The Lais of Marie de France (12th C)
*The Alexandreis (c.1175) Walter of Châtillon
*The Miracles of the Virgin (c. 1280-1500)
*The Wooing of Our Lord (13th C)
*Quest of the Holy Grail(13th C)
*The York Corpus Christi Play (c. 1376-1569) (BABL Edition)
Pearl(14th C)
*Richard Coeur de Lion (14th C)
*Cleanness (14th C)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (14th C)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Facing Page Translation (14th C)
The Canterbury Tales, second edition (14th C) Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales: A Selection, second edition (14th C) Geoffrey Chaucer
Troilus and Criseyde (14th C) Geoffrey Chaucer
*The Siege of Jerusalem (14th C) (BABL Edition)
The Decameron: Selected Tales (1350) Giovanni Boccaccio
Le Morte Darthur: Selections (15th C) Sir Thomas Malory (BABL Edition)
*The Works of Gwerful Mechain (late 15th C) (BABL Edition)
*The Distaff Gospels (1470)
Utopia (1516) Thomas More (BABL Edition)
*The Digby Play of Mary Magdalene (c. 1520) (BABL Edition)
The Jew of Malta (1590) Christopher Marlowe
Edward II (1593) Christopher Marlowe
Tamburlaine the Great, Parts One and Two (1597) Christopher Marlowe
Doctor Faustus, second edition (1604) Christopher Marlowe
Doctor Faustus: The B Text (1616) Christopher Marlowe
The Spanish Tragedy (1592) Thomas Kyd
Jack of Newbury (1596) Thomas Deloney (BABL Edition)
The Merchant of Venice (1596-97) William Shakespeare (BABL Edition)
As You Like It (1598-99) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Henry IV, Part One (1598) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Hamlet(1599) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Henry V (1623) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Julius Caesar (1599) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Twelfth Night (1602, 1623) William Shakespeare (BABL Edition)
Twelfth Night (1602, 1623) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
Othello (1603) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
King Lear (1608, 1623) William Shakespeare (BABL Edition)
The Winter’s Tale (1610, 1623) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
The Tempest (1623) William Shakespeare (ISE Edition)
*The Memoir of 1603 and The Diary of 1616-19 (17th C) Anne Clifford
*The Excellencies of Robert Boyle (17th C)
The Alchemist(1610) Ben Jonson
Coryats Crudities: Selections (1611) Thomas Coryate
The Roaring Girl(1611) Thomas Middleton & Thomas Dekker (BABL Edition)
The Tragedy of Mariam (1613) Elizabeth Cary
*The Man in the Moone (1638) Francis Godwin
Meditations on First Philosophy (1642) René Descartes (First Philosophy Edition)
*Eikon Basilike with Selections from Eikonoklastes (1649) Anonymous & John Milton
Paradise Lost: Parallel Prose Edition (1667) John Milton
Samson Agonistes and Other Poems (1671) John Milton
Leviathan, revised edition (1651) Thomas Hobbes
Leviathan Parts I and II, revised edition (1651) Thomas Hobbes
*Paper Bodies: A Margaret Cavendish Reader (1660s)
*Bell in Campo and The Sociable Companions (1662) Margaret Cavendish
*Sociable Letters (1664) Margaret Cavendish
The Description of a New World, Called the Blazing World (1666) Margaret Cavendish
Grounds of Natural Philosophy(1668) Margaret Cavendish

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