The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales

The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales

by Geoffrey Chaucer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521595088

ISBN-13: 9780521595087

Pub. Date: 10/21/1999

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance. This stunning full-colour edition from the bestselling Cambridge School Chaucer series explores the complete text of The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales through a wide range of classroom-tested activities and illustrated information, including a map of the Canterbury pilgrimage, a running synopsis of the

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Overview

Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance. This stunning full-colour edition from the bestselling Cambridge School Chaucer series explores the complete text of The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales through a wide range of classroom-tested activities and illustrated information, including a map of the Canterbury pilgrimage, a running synopsis of the action, an explanation of unfamiliar words and suggestions for study. Cambridge School Chaucer makes medieval life and language more accessible, helping students appreciate Chaucer's brilliant characters, his wit, sense of irony and love of controversy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521595087
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/21/1999
Series:
Cambridge School Chaucer Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,207,256
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction; What are The Canterbury Tales?; Chaucer's language; Introduction to The General Prologue; Text and notes: The General Prologue; Chaucer's pilgrims; Pilgrims and pilgrimages; Geoffrey Chaucer; The social structure and Chaucer's satire; Discussion questions; Glossary of frequently used words

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