Middle English

Language Resources

The Middle English Dictionary

Harvard METRO – Middle English Teaching Resources Online

Online Texts

TEAMS Middle English Text Series – a huge number of accessible Middle English texts available online

Sir Orfeo – TEAMS edition

The Book of Margery Kempe – TEAMS edition

A Talk of Ten Wives on Their Husbands’ Ware – TEAMS edition

I Have a Gentle Cock – TEAMS edition

Audio Recordings of Middle English

The opening of “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight”

“The Canterbury Tales,” The Prologue – David Wallace, Pennsound

Audio Recordings of Other Middle English texts – TEAMS

Manuscript Images and Digital Facsimiles

“Sir Gawain and the Green Knight” Manuscript Images – The British Library

The Fox – in The Medieval Bestiary – an online resource

The Ellesmere Manuscript of The Canterbury Tales – a digital facsimile

British Library, MS Additional 61823, The Book of Margery Kempe – a digital facsimile

Chaucer the pilgrim, Ellesmere MS

Online Articles and Other Resources

The Open Access Companion to the Canterbury Tales

Professor Carissa Harris on Medieval and Modern Sexual Assault TrialsVox

Poems of Protest: Meir ben Elijah and the Jewish People of Early Britain – Anthony Bale