The Canterbury Tales

Written By Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales
  • Publsiher : Modern Library
  • Release : 18 November 2008
  • ISBN : 1588367649
  • Pages : 672 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Canterbury Tales by author: Geoffrey Chaucer which was release on 18 November 2008 and published by Modern Library with total page 672 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Lively, absorbing, often outrageously funny, Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales is a work of genius, an undisputed classic that has held a special appeal for each generation of readers. The Tales gathers twenty-nine of literature’s most enduring (and endearing) characters in a vivid group portrait that captures the full spectrum of medieval society, from the exalted Knight to the humble Plowman. This new edition includes a comprehensive introduction that summarizes some of the most important historical events and movements that defined the world of Chaucer and his pilgrims; two additional tales (Reeve’s and Shipman’s); introductions for each tale designed to prepare the reader for a better understanding and enjoyment of the tale; newly written and conveniently placed explanatory notes; and a new, more easily understood system for learning to pronounce Chaucerian Middle English.

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Modern Library
  • Release Date : 2008-11-18
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Lively, absorbing, often outrageously funny, Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales is a work of genius, an undisputed classic that has held a special appeal for each generation of readers. The Tales gathers twenty-nine of literature’s most enduring (and endearing) characters in a vivid group portrait that captures the full ...

Chaucer s General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales

Chaucer s General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Caroline D. Eckhardt,Dorothy E. Smith
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 1990-01-01
  • Total pages : 468
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : This annotated, international bibliography of twentieth-century criticism on the Prologue is an essential reference guide. It includes books, journal articles, and dissertations, and a descriptive list of twentieth-century editions; it is the most complete inventory of modern criticism on the Prologue....

Chaucer

Chaucer
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer,Steve Ellis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-06-11
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : This new addition to the Longman Critical Readers Series provides an overview of the various ways in which modern critical theory has influenced Chaucer Studies over the last fifteen years. There is still a sense in the academic world, and in the wider literary community, that Medieval Studies are generally ...

Chaucer The Canterbury Tales

Chaucer  The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Winthrop Wetherbee
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 125
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : This guide examines the stylistic range of The Canterbury Tales; emphasis is placed on the language of the poem, the place of Chaucer in subsequent literary tradition, and an entire chapter is devoted to the General Prologue which is widely studied on undergraduate courses....

CliffsNotes on Chaucer s The Canterbury Tales

CliffsNotes on Chaucer s The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : James L Roberts
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2000-07-01
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. Join Chaucer's band of pilgrims on their journey in CliffsNotes on The ...

The Canterbury Tales in Modern Verse

The Canterbury Tales in Modern Verse
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-03-15
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Readers of this witty and fluent new translation of The Canterbury Tales should find themselves turning page after page: by recasting Chaucer's ten-syllable couplets into eight-syllable lines, Joseph Glaser achieves a lighter, more rapid cadence than other translators, a four-beat rhythm well-established in the English poetic tradition up to Chaucer's ...

Canterbury Tales

Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1990-06-01
  • Total pages : 433
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : A group of travelers making a pilgrimage to Canterbury take turns telling stories...

The Canterbury Tales of Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales of Chaucer
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer,Thomas Tyrwhitt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1868
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1775
  • Total pages : 212
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The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 295
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Based on the "The Canterbury Tales", this work features an introduction by master scholar Harold Bloom, a chronology detailing Chaucer's life, a bibliography, and an index....

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Derek Pearsall
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-05-13
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : This classic and eminently readable work provides a full critical introduction to the complete Canterbury Tales. Essential reading for students of Chaucer....

The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer The Canterbury tales text

The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer  The Canterbury tales  text
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1894
  • Total pages : 3833
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Read online The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer The Canterbury tales text written by Geoffrey Chaucer, published by which was released on 1894. Download full The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer The Canterbury tales text Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales
  • Author : Derek Albert Pearsall
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : This classic and eminently readable work provides a full critical introduction to the complete Canterbury Tales. Essential reading for students of Chaucer....

The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Author : Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1914
  • Total pages : 235
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Read online The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer written by Geoffrey Chaucer, published by which was released on 1914. Download full The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Chaucer at Work

Chaucer at Work
  • Author : Peter Brown
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-01
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 1588367649
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Summary : Chaucer at Work is a new kind of introduction to the Canterbury Tales. It avoids excessive amounts of background information and involves the reader in the discovery of how Chaucer composed his famous work. It presents a series of sources and contexts to be considered in conjunction with key passages ...