The Ancrene Riwle
|The Ancrene Riwle|
|Author||Edited and translated by M.B. Salu; Introduction and Appendix by Dom Gerard Sitwell; Preface by J.R.R. Tolkien|
|Publisher||London: Burns & Oates|
|Format||Hardback in dustwrapper|
The Ancrene Riwle is a Modern English edition of the Middle English work Ancrene Riwle. J.R.R. Tolkien conributed with a Preface (page v), dated 29 June 1955. The two paragraph preface discusses the version of the Ancrene Riwle chosen for translation by Salu.
A paperback edition of the book was published by Burn & Oates in 1963 (reprinted in 1967), and another paperback edition by the University of Exeter Press in 1990 (ISBN 0859893413; reprinted in 2001).