Periods of English Litarature

Periods of English Literature in chronological chart

Periods of English Literature in chronological chart

In order to have convenience, it is necessary to divide the history of English Literature into periods. Each period has its specific features. The following is the chart of literary periods and their approximate dates: LITERARY PERIODS APPROX. DATES HISTORIC PERIODS Pre-Chaucercian Period 500-1340 Anglo-Saxon Chaucerian Period 1340-1400 Middle Plantagenet Tottel’s Miscellany 1400-1557 Later Plantagenet…