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Canterbury tales

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer; A C Cawley
Publisher: London : Dent, 1981, ©1958.
Series: Everyman's library, 307.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Reprinted with revisionsView all editions and formats
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Chaucer's work begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Chaucer; A C Cawley
ISBN: 0460003070 9780460003070 0460013076 9780460013079
OCLC Number: 16102062
Description: xx, 612 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library, 307.
Responsibility: Geoffrey Chaucer ; edited with an introd. by A.C. Cawley.

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Chaucer's work begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury.

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