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The Resource The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a new unabridged translation by Burton Raffel ; introduction by John Miles Foley, (sound recording)

The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a new unabridged translation by Burton Raffel ; introduction by John Miles Foley, (sound recording)

Label
The Canterbury Tales
Title
The Canterbury Tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; a new unabridged translation by Burton Raffel ; introduction by John Miles Foley
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
Lively, literate and often bawdy, Chaucer draws a picture of medieval English society, from the high class, the knight, to the lower orders, the plowman
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Dewey number
821.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by a full cast
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raffel, Burton
  • Foley, John Miles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Storytelling
  • Tales, Medieval
  • Canterbury (England)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a new unabridged translation by Burton Raffel ; introduction by John Miles Foley, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Bar code
  • 31223089300033
  • 31223089301650
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (22 hr., 20 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781602834859
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a new unabridged translation by Burton Raffel ; introduction by John Miles Foley, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Bar code
  • 31223089300033
  • 31223089301650
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (22 hr., 20 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781602834859
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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