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The Franklin's Prologue and Tale By Geoffrey Chaucer

The Franklin's Prologue and Tale
by Geoffrey Chaucer

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Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance.
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The Franklin's Prologue and Tale Summary


The Franklin's Prologue and Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer

Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance. As well as the complete text of the Franklin's Prologue and Tale, 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.

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Table of Contents


Introduction; What are the Canterbury Tales?; Chaucer's language; The Franklin's contribution; The Portrait of the Franklin (from the General Prologue); The Franklin's Prologue; The Franklin's Tale; Chaucer's pilgrims; Pilgrims and pilgrimages; Geoffrey Chaucer; Symbolism in the Franklin's Tale; Literary devices; The changing world of Chaucer's England ; Gentillesse; Astronomy and astrology in the Franklin's Tale; Themes in the Franklin's Tale; Glossary of frequently-used words

Additional information

GOR001111503
The Franklin's Prologue and Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer
Geoffrey Chaucer
Cambridge School Chaucer
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cambridge University Press
2000-01-20
98
0521666449
9780521666442
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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