Historians on Chaucer : the 'general prologue' to the Canterbury tales (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Historians on Chaucer : the 'general prologue' to the Canterbury tales

Historians on Chaucer : the 'general prologue' to the Canterbury tales

Author: Stephen H Rigby
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Historians on Chaucer brings together 25 experts in the history of fourteenth-century England to discuss one of the most famous works of Middle English literature-Geoffrey Chaucer's 'General  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen H Rigby
ISBN: 9780199689545 0199689547
OCLC Number: 900907984
Description: 512 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface ; Reading Chaucer: Literature, History and Ideology ; Chaucer the Poet, Chaucer the Pilgrim ; The Knight ; The Squire ; The Yeoman ; The Prioress and the Second Nun ; The Nun's Priest ; The Monk ; The Friar ; The Merchant ; The Clerk ; The Sergeant of Law ; The Franklin ; The Five Guildsmen ; The Cook ; The Shipman ; The Doctor of Physic ; The Wife of Bath ; The Parson ; The Ploughman ; The Miller ; The Manciple ; The Reeve ; The Summoner ; The Pardoner ; The Host ; Conclusion: Historicism and its Limits
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This is a practical compilation and a sound introduction to late medieval England that will be enjoyed by scholar and non-scholar alike, and a valuable addition to a medieval syllabus, whether in Read more...

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