Old English Literature

Old English literature, or Anglo-Saxon literature, encompasses the surviving literature written in Old English in Anglo-Saxon England, in the period after the settlement of the Saxons and other Germanic tribes in England (Jutes and the Angles) c. 450, after the withdrawal of the Romans, and "ending soon after the Norman Conquest" in 1066. These works include genres such as epic poetry, hagiography, sermons, Bible translations, legal works, chronicles and riddles. In all there are about 400 surviving manuscripts from the period. ...more

Beowulf
Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary, together with Sellic Spell
Imagining the Anglo-Saxon Past: The Search for Anglo-Saxon Paganism and Anglo-Saxon Trial by Jury
The Anglo-Saxon World: An Anthology
The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays
Ecclesiastical History of the English People
Beowulf and the Critics (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, Vol. 248)
The Anglo-Saxon Library
An Invitation to Old English and Anglo-Saxon England
Romeo and Juliet
Macbeth
The Vampyre and Other Tales of the Macabre
The Anglo Saxon Literature Handbook
Los lays heroicos y los cantos épicos cortos en inglés antiguo
Beowulf and Its Analogues