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Chaucer: Complaint and Narrative

Chaucer: Complaint and Narrative

by W.A. Davenport
     
 
Counters the view of Chaucer's complaints as exercises in a worn-out French tradition by demonstrating how his effort to fuse lyric and narrative modes led him to experiment with complaint. 'His analyses give new perspectives on several of Chaucer's works — an intelligent, original and profitable view.'STUDIES IN THE AGE OF CHAUCER

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Counters the view of Chaucer's complaints as exercises in a worn-out French tradition by demonstrating how his effort to fuse lyric and narrative modes led him to experiment with complaint. 'His analyses give new perspectives on several of Chaucer's works — an intelligent, original and profitable view.'STUDIES IN THE AGE OF CHAUCER

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'His analyses give new perspectives on several of Chaucer's works...an intelligent, original and profitable view.' STUDIES IN THE AGE OF CHAUCER

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780859912778
Publisher:
Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date:
10/05/1988
Series:
Chaucer Studies
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

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