Basic Information Sources

in the

Lake Superior State University Library

Summer 2005



Jember, Gregory, ed. English-Old English, Old English-English Dictionary. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1975. Ref PR 1941 .C5

Middle English Dictionary. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1954--. Ref PE 679 .M6

Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1933--. Ref PE 1625 .M9 1933

Oxford English Dictionary. 2nd Ed. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. Ref PE 1625 .M9 1998


Davis, Norman, et al. A Chaucer Glossary. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1979. Ref PR 1941 .C5

De Weeber, Jacqueline. Chaucer Name Dictionary: a Guide to Astrological, Biblical, Historical, Literary, and Mythological Names of the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. New York: Garland Pub., 1988. Ref PR1903 .D4 1988.

Dillon, Bert. A Chaucer Dictionary, Proper Names And Allusions, Excluding Place Names. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1974. Ref PR 1903 .D5

Magoun, Jr., Francis P. A Chaucer Gazetteer. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1961. PR 1941 .M3

Weever, Jacqueline de. Chaucer Name Dictionary: A Guide to Astrological, Biblical, Historical, Literary, and Mythological Names in the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. New York: Garland Pub., 1988. Ref PR 1903 .D4 1988


Brown, Peter, ed. Companion to Chaucer. Malden, Mass: Blackwell Publishers, 2000. PR1906.5 .C66 2000

Bowden, Muriel. A Reader's Guide To Geoffrey Chaucer. New York: Octogon Books, 1971. PR 1924 .B6

Brewer, Derek, ed. Chaucer: The Critical Heritage, 2 vols. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978. PR 1924 .C44

French, Robert Dudley. A Chaucer Handbook, 2nd ed. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1947. Ref PR 1905 .F7 1947

Walcutt, Charles Child And Whitesell, J. Edwin. The Explicator Cyclopedia, Volume II Traditional Poetry: Medieval To Late Victorian. Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1968. Ref PR 401 .E9 v.2


Baugh, Albert C., ed. A Literary History Of England, 2nd ed. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1967. PR 83 .B3 1967

Brewer, Derek. Chaucer and his world. Rochester, NY: D.W. Brewer. 1996. PR 1906.5 .b68 1996

Coulton, George Gordon. Chaucer and His England. London: Metheun, 1963. DA 185 .C85

Daiches, David. A Critical History Of English Literature, 2 vols. New York: Ronald Press Co., 1960. PR 83 .D29

Robertson, D. W. A Preface to Chaucer: Studies in Medieval Perspectives. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1962.
PR 1924 .R58


Allen, Mark and John H. Fisher. The Essential Chaucer: An Annotated Bibliography of Major Modern Studies. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1987. Ref PR 1905 .A43

Bateson, F.W., ed. The Cambridge Bibliography Of English Literature. Cambridge: University Press, 1966. Ref Z 2011 .C17

Baugh, Albert C. Chaucer, 2nd ed. Arlington Heights, IL: AHM Publishing Corporation, 1977. Ref PR 1905 .B3 1977

Leyerle, John and Anne Quick. Chaucer: A Bibliographical Introduction. Toronto: University Of Toronto Press, 1986. Ref. PR 1905 .L49


Humanities Index. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1975--. Index Shelves and FirstSearch

MLA International Bibliography of Books and Articles on the Modern Languages and Literatures. New York: Modern Language Association of America. Ref PB1 .M64 and FirstSearch

The Year's Work in English Studies. Great Britain: The English Associates, 1984-1998. Ref PE 58 .E6 v.62--


Chaucer: Life and Times CD-ROM and User's Guide. Woodbridge, CT: 1995. Media PR 1851 .P75 1995 Available at the Learning Center

Crow, Martin Michael, Chaucer life-records. Oxford, Clarendon P., 1966. PR1905 .C7

Howard, Donald Roy. Chaucer: His Life, His Works, His World. New York: Dutton, 1987. PR 1905 .H58 1987

Howard, Edwin Johnston. Geoffrey Chaucer. New York, Twayne Publishers, 1964. PR 1905 .H6

Kean, Patricia. Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1972. PR 1924 .K36

Robinson, Ian. Chaucer and the English Tradition. Cambridge: Cambridge university Press, 1972. PR 1906.5 .R6

Speirs, John. Chaucer, the Maker. London: Faber and Faber, 1964. PR 1924 .S57 1964

Wagenknecht, Edward. The Personality of Chaucer. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. PR 1905 .W27


Blamires, Alcuin. The Canterbury Tales. Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Humanities Press International, 1987. PR 1874 .B58 1987

Copper, Helen. The Structure of the Canterbury Tales. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1984, c1983. PR 1874 .C65 1984

Hallissy, Margaret. A Companion to Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c1995. PR 1874 .H27 1995

Ruggiers, Paul G. ed. The Canterbury Tales: a facsimile and transcription of the Hengwrt manuscript with variants from the Ellesmere manuscript. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, c1979. PR 1866 .R8 1979 OVERSIZE

Wetherbee, Winthrop. Geoffrey Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989. PR 1874 .W45 1989


Peck, Russel A. Chaucer's Romaunt of the Rose and Boece. Treatise on the Astrolabe, Equatorie of the Planetis, Lost Works, and Chaucerian Apocrypha: an annotated bibliography, 1900-1985. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988. Ref PR 1905 .Z9 P43 1988


McAlpine, Monica E. The Genre of Troilus and Criseyde. New York: Cornell University Press, 1978. PR 1896 .M3 1978

Kirby, Thomas A. Chaucer's Troilus; a study in courtly love. Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1940. PR 1896 .K5 1940

Meech, Sanford Brown. Design in Chaucer's Troilus. New York: Syracuse University Press, 1959. PR 1896 .M4 1959