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Chaucer

Author: Adolphus William Ward, Sir
Publisher: New York, NY : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400) represent one of the foundations of English literature. For this 1879 entry in the influential English Men of Letters" series of literary biographies, the distinguished critic Adolphus Ward placed Chaucer's life and work in the context of his tempestuous times, which included the Black Death.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adolphus William Ward, Sir
ISBN: 9781411446519 1411446518
OCLC Number: 828932211
Notes: Previously published as part of the English men of letters series.
Description: 1 online resource (216 pages)
Responsibility: Adolphus W. Ward.

Abstract:

The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400) represent one of the foundations of English literature. For this 1879 entry in the influential English Men of Letters" series of literary biographies, the distinguished critic Adolphus Ward placed Chaucer's life and work in the context of his tempestuous times, which included the Black Death.

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