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British, American, & World Literature


Early English Books Online (Bodleian Library and University of Michigan)

Middle English Resources (University of Michigan)

Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism.
108 vols. Detroit, MI: Gale Research Co, 1988-. Print.
PN610 .C53  REFERENCE Fl. 1

Dictionary of the Middle Ages.
14 vols. New York: Scribner, 1982. Print.
D114 .D5 REFERENCE Fl. 1

     see, for example, “mysteries”, “mystery plays”

Medieval England: An Encyclopedia. New York: Garland Pub, 1998. Print. 
DA129 .M43 1998 REFERENCE Fl. 1



Sample JSTOR results

   Second shepherds’ play

   Secunda pastorum

Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance

   Database of citations for secondary source material pertaining to
   the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). 1.2 million citations
   for books and journal article material

Sample Iter Bibliography results

   Towneley Cycle

Interlibrary Loan

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Strategies for Books and Articles

Tactics for Books

Medieval Theatre

Mysteries and miracle plays

English religious drama

Middle English (and ME Literature)

Specialized Journals

Essays in Medieval Studies

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England

Records of Early English Drama (REED Newsletter)

Sample article:

Parry, Caroline B. “The Maypole is up now give me the cup . . .”