Chaucer's Canterbury Tales: Goeffrey Chaucer Classics

Chaucer's Canterbury Tales: Goeffrey Chaucer Classics

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by Geoffrey Chaucer
     
 

The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written in Middle English by Geoffrey Chaucer at the end of the 14th century. The tales (mostly written in verse although some are in prose) are presented as part of a story-telling contest by a group of pilgrims as they travel together on a journey from Southwark to the shrine of Saint Thomas Becket at Canterbury…  See more details below

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The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written in Middle English by Geoffrey Chaucer at the end of the 14th century. The tales (mostly written in verse although some are in prose) are presented as part of a story-telling contest by a group of pilgrims as they travel together on a journey from Southwark to the shrine of Saint Thomas Becket at Canterbury Cathedral. The prize for this contest is a free meal at the Tabard Inn at Southwark on their return.

Geoffrey Chaucer known as the Father of English literature, is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to have been buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey.
-Wikipedia.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016272382
Publisher:
Castaway Family Press
Publication date:
03/17/2013
Series:
Chaucer Complete Collection , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
777 KB

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Geoffrey Chaucer known as the Father of English literature, is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to have been buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey.
-Wikipedia.com

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Chaucer's Canterbury Tales: Goeffrey Chaucer Classics 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Only version on the Nook worth having. Great for scholar and student alike. I was also very pleasantly surprised to discover that other Chaucerian poems like The Legend of Good Women were also included. Buy this one!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I didn't realize how many stories came from this. Highly recommended!