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The Resource The Canterbury tales, [Geoffrey Chaucer]

The Canterbury tales, [Geoffrey Chaucer]

Label
The Canterbury tales
Title
The Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
[Geoffrey Chaucer]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
"At the Tabard Inn, a tavern in Southwark, near London, the narrator joins a company of twenty-nine pilgrims. The pilgrims, like the narrator, are traveling to the shrine of the martyr Saint Thomas Becket in Canterbury. The narrator gives a descriptive account of twenty-seven of these pilgrims, including a Knight, Squire, Yeoman, Prioress, Monk, Friar, Merchant, Clerk, Man of Law, Franklin, Haberdasher, Carpenter, Weaver, Dyer, Tapestry-Weaver, Cook, Shipman, Physician, Wife, Parson, Plowman, Miller, Manciple, Reeve, Summoner, Pardoner, and Host."--Publisher description
Summary
Provides a modern verse translation of the story of a group of pilgrims who pass the time during their journey by telling each other tales
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
010335
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
d. 1400
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Dewey number
821.1
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wright, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • No fear
  • No fear literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Ages
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Storytelling
  • England
Target audience
general
Label
The Canterbury tales, [Geoffrey Chaucer]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
No Fear: The Canterbury Tales gives you the original tales on the left hand page, side by side with an easy to understand translation on the right
Control code
000043811147
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xvi, 397 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781411426962
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009005178
System control number
(OCoLC)302414689
Label
The Canterbury tales, [Geoffrey Chaucer]
Publication
Note
No Fear: The Canterbury Tales gives you the original tales on the left hand page, side by side with an easy to understand translation on the right
Control code
000043811147
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xvi, 397 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781411426962
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009005178
System control number
(OCoLC)302414689

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