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The Resource The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill

The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill

Label
The Canterbury tales
Title
The Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
A collection of twenty-four stories, all but two of which are in verse, supposed to be related by members of a company of thirty-one pilgrims who are on their way to the shrine of St. Thomas at Canterbury
Member of
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
PLF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Dewey number
821.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1870.A1
LC item number
C6 1977
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
600
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1899-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Coghill, Nevill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
Target audience
adult
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The prologue -- The knight's tale -- The miller's tale -- The reeves tale -- The cook's tale -- The man of law's tale -- The shipman's tale -- The prioress's tale -- Chaucer's tale of Sir Topaz -- Chaucer's tale of Melibee -- The monk's tale -- The nun's priest's tale -- The physician's tale -- The pardoner's tale -- The wife of Bath's tale -- The friar's tale -- The summoner's tale -- The clerk's tale -- The merchant's tale -- The squire's tale -- The franklin's tale -- The second nun's tale -- The canon's yeoman's tale -- The manciple's tale -- The parson's tale
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 504
Isbn
9780140424386
Isbn Type
(paperback)(2003 ed.)
System control number
(OCoLC)35624315
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated into modern English by Nevill Coghill
Publication
Contents
The prologue -- The knight's tale -- The miller's tale -- The reeves tale -- The cook's tale -- The man of law's tale -- The shipman's tale -- The prioress's tale -- Chaucer's tale of Sir Topaz -- Chaucer's tale of Melibee -- The monk's tale -- The nun's priest's tale -- The physician's tale -- The pardoner's tale -- The wife of Bath's tale -- The friar's tale -- The summoner's tale -- The clerk's tale -- The merchant's tale -- The squire's tale -- The franklin's tale -- The second nun's tale -- The canon's yeoman's tale -- The manciple's tale -- The parson's tale
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 504
Isbn
9780140424386
Isbn Type
(paperback)(2003 ed.)
System control number
(OCoLC)35624315

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