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The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales By Geoffrey Chaucer

The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

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Summary

Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance.

The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales Summary

The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance. As well as the complete text of the General Prologue, the student will find illustrated information on Chaucer's world, including a map of the Canterbury pilgrimage, a running synopsis of the action, an explanation of unfamiliar words, and a wide range of classroom-tested activities to help bring the text to life. Guided by the suggestions for study and the wide range of helpful information, students will readily appreciate Chaucer's wit and sense of irony, his love of controversy and his delight in character portrayal.

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; Prigrims and pilgrimages; Geoffrey Chaucer; The social structure and Chaucer's satire; Discussion questions; Glossary of frequently used words.

Additional information

GOR001578097
9780521595087
0521595088
The General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cambridge University Press
1999-10-21
98
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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