The Canterbury Tales: The General Prologue

The Canterbury Tales: The General Prologue

by Geoffrey Chaucer
     
 

Part One

This monumental edition, in two volumes, presents a full record of commentary, both textual and interpretive, on the best known and most widely studied part of Chaucer’s work, The General Prologue of The Canterbury Tales.

Part One A contains a critical commentary, a textual commentary, text, collations, textual notes, an appendix of sources for

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Part One

This monumental edition, in two volumes, presents a full record of commentary, both textual and interpretive, on the best known and most widely studied part of Chaucer’s work, The General Prologue of The Canterbury Tales.

Part One A contains a critical commentary, a textual commentary, text, collations, textual notes, an appendix of sources for the first eighteen lines of The General Prologue, and a bibliographical index.

Because most explication of The General Prologue is directed to particular points, details, and passages, the present edition has devoted Part One B to the record of such commentary. This volume, compiled by Malcolm Andrew, also includes overviews of commentary on coherent passages such as the portraits of the pilgrims.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806125527
Publisher:
University of Oklahoma Press
Publication date:
01/15/1994
Series:
Variorum Edition of the Works Series
Edition description:
Part A & Part B
Pages:
298
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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