Holt McDougal Library, High School with Connections: Individual Reader The Canterbury Tales 1998 / Edition 1

Holt McDougal Library, High School with Connections: Individual Reader The Canterbury Tales 1998 / Edition 1

by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Geoffrey Chaucer, Nevill Coghill
     
 

ISBN-10: 0395893283

ISBN-13: 9780395893289

Pub. Date: 02/28/1998

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A vigorous treatment of The Nun's Priest's Tale, The Pardoner's Tale, The Wife of Bath's Tale, and The Franklin's Tale. "This carefully researched and lively edition...is richly and beautifully produced....One could not ask for a more enticing introduction to Chaucer's world." -- Publishers Weekly.

Overview

A vigorous treatment of The Nun's Priest's Tale, The Pardoner's Tale, The Wife of Bath's Tale, and The Franklin's Tale. "This carefully researched and lively edition...is richly and beautifully produced....One could not ask for a more enticing introduction to Chaucer's world." -- Publishers Weekly.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395893289
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Series:
Holt McDougal Library, High School with Connections Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.69(w) x 1.03(h) x (d)
Age Range:
17 Years

Table of Contents

Group A
The Prologue1
The Knight's Tale24
The Miller's Prologue78
The Miller's Tale80
The Reeve's Prologue97
The Reeve's Tale98
The Cook's Prologue109
The Cook's Tale110
Group B
Introduction to the Lawyer's Prologue112
The Lawyer's Prologue114
The Lawyer's Tale115
The Sailor's Prologue142
The Sailor's Tale143
The Prioress's Prologue154
The Prioress's Invocation154
The Prioress's Tale155
Prologue to Sir Thopas162
Sir Thopas162
Prologue to Melibeus169
The Tale of Melibeus170
The Monk's Prologue202
The Monk's Tale204
Lucifer205
Adam205
Samson205
Hercules207
Nebuchadnezzar208
Belshazzar209
Zenobia211
Pedro, King of Spain214
Peter, King of Cyprus215
Bernabo of Lombardy215
Ugolino, Count of Pisa215
Nero217
Holofernes219
Antiochus Epiphanes220
Alexander221
Julius Caesar222
Croesus224
The Prologue to the Nun's Priest's Tale226
The Nun's Priest's Tale227
Epilogue to the Nun's Priest's Tale242
Group C
The Physician's Tale243
The Words of the Host250
The Prologue of the Pardoner's Tale252
The Pardoner's Tale255
Group D
The Wife of Bath's Prologue268
Behold the Words Between the Summoner and the Friar287
The Tale of the Wife of Bath288
The Friar's Prologue299
The Friar's Tale300
The Summoner's Prologue309
The Summoner's Tale310
Group E
The Clerk's Prologue325
The Clerk's Tale326
Envoy of Chaucer355
The Merchant's Prologue357
The Merchant's Tale358
Epilogue to the Merchant's Tale385
Group F
The Squire's Prologue387
The Squire's Tale387
The Words of the Franklin404
The Franklin's Prologue405
The Franklin's Tale405
Group G
The Second Nun's Prologue427
The Second Nun's Tale430
The Canon's Yeoman's Prologue442
The Canon's Yeoman's Tale446
Group H
The Manciple's Prologue465
The Manciple's Tale of the Crow467
Group I
The Parson's Prologue475
The Parson's Tale477
Wherein Chaucer Takes Leave of His Book534

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