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The Resource The general prologue & The physician's tale, Geoffrey Chaucer, (sound recording)

The general prologue & The physician's tale, Geoffrey Chaucer, (sound recording)

Label
The general prologue & The physician's tale
Title
The general prologue & The physician's tale
Title part
the general prologue & the physician's tale
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer
Title variation
  • General prologue and The physician's tale
  • Physician's tale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • enm
  • eng
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Summary
On this recording the "General prologue" and "The physician's tale" are read in Middle English by Richard Bebb, under the direction of a leading Chaucerian scholar, Professor Derek Brewer. It is an authoritative performance that brilliantly evokes the fourteenth-century world, both for the general reader and the student alike. This is followed by a witty modern verse translation, and provides a fascinating contrast with the original
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10260349
Cataloging source
SJE
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d. 1400
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Chaucer, Geoffrey
Credits note
Produced by Nicolas Soames ; edited by Sarah Butcher
Dewey number
821.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
In English and Middle English
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600
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Richard Bebb, Philip Madoc, and Michael Maloney
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  • 1957-
  • d. 1400
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  • Maloney, Michael
  • Madoc, Philip
  • Bebb, Richard
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Naxos AudioBooks, Ltd
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True
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  • Storytelling
  • English poetry
  • Tales, Medieval
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Canterbury (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The general prologue & The physician's tale, Geoffrey Chaucer, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The complete text"--Container
  • Container insert containes track guide and notes by Derek Brewer and Perry Keenlyside
Control code
ocm67765129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 sound discs (2 hr., 18 min.)
Isbn
9789626344002
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NA240012
Label
The general prologue & The physician's tale, Geoffrey Chaucer, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "The complete text"--Container
  • Container insert containes track guide and notes by Derek Brewer and Perry Keenlyside
Control code
ocm67765129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 sound discs (2 hr., 18 min.)
Isbn
9789626344002
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
NA240012

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