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The Canterbury tales

Author: Peter Ackroyd; Geoffrey Chaucer
Publisher: London : Penguin Classics, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the exuberant Wife of Bath's Arthurian legend to the Miller's worldly, ribald farce, this title includes tales which can be taken as a mirror of fourteenth-century London.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Ackroyd; Geoffrey Chaucer
ISBN: 9780141442297 0141442298
OCLC Number: 477255718
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Peter Ackroyd.

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Ackroyd's 'retelling' is compulsive, bold and rare and will surely become a vital crib for generations of students to come. -- Robert McCrum * Observer *

 
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