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The Canterbury tales

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer; J U Nicolson
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView 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
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Chaucer; J U Nicolson
ISBN: 0486431622 9780486431628
OCLC Number: 52813992
Language Note: Translated from the Middle English.
Notes: Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Garden City Pub. Co., ©1934.
Rendered into modern English by J.U. Nicolson.
Description: ix, 534 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Geoffrey Chaucer ; rendered into modern English by J.U. Nicholson.
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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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