* Douglas, David Charles. English Historical Documents. 2nd ed. London: Methuen, 1979- . Many essential documents translated. Vol. 1, covering the years 500-1042, is by Dorothy Whitelock.
* Keynes, Simon, and Michael Lapidge. Alfred the Great: Asser's Life of King Alfred and Other Contemporary Sources. London: Penguin, 1983.
Swanton, Michael, trans. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle. London: J. M. Dent, 1996.
* Whitelock, Dorothy, et al., trans. The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: A Revised Translation. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1965.
Hunter Blair, Peter. The World of Bede. 1970; rpt. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1990.
Stenton, F. M. Anglo-Saxon England. 3rd ed. The Oxford history of England, 2. Oxford: Clarendon P, 1971. The "standard" history. Not a bad read, either.
Whitelock, Dorothy. The Beginnings of English Society. 2nd ed. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1974. Excellent, readable.
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