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The Resource The selected Canterbury tales : a new verse translation, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated and with an introduction by Sheila Fisher

The selected Canterbury tales : a new verse translation, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated and with an introduction by Sheila Fisher

Label
The selected Canterbury tales : a new verse translation
Title
The selected Canterbury tales
Title remainder
a new verse translation
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated and with an introduction by Sheila Fisher
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • enm
  • enm
  • eng
Summary
A vivid, lively, and readable translation of the most famous work of England's premier medieval poet. Preserving Chaucer's rhyme and meter and faithfully articulating his poetic voice, Fisher makes Chaucer's tales accessible to a contemporary ear
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Dewey number
821/.1
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English with Middle English original on facing page
LC call number
PR1867
LC item number
.F57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fisher, Sheila
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Storytelling
  • Tales, Medieval
Label
The selected Canterbury tales : a new verse translation, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated and with an introduction by Sheila Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223096081873
  • 31223096081576
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The franklin's prologue and tale
  • The pardoner's prologue and tale
  • The prioress's prologue and tale
  • The prologue and tale of Sir Thopas and The prologue to the tale of Melibee
  • The nun's priest's prologue and tale
  • The parson's prologue and Chaucer's retraction
  • The general prologue
  • The knight's tale
  • The miller's prologue and tale
  • The reeve's prologue and tale
  • The cook's prologue and tale
  • The wife of Bath's prologue and tale
  • The clerk's prologue and tale
  • The merchant's prologue and tale
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
li, 738 p.
Isbn
9780393079456
Lccn
2010053552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 668194894
  • (OCoLC)668194894
Label
The selected Canterbury tales : a new verse translation, Geoffrey Chaucer ; translated and with an introduction by Sheila Fisher
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223096081873
  • 31223096081576
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The franklin's prologue and tale
  • The pardoner's prologue and tale
  • The prioress's prologue and tale
  • The prologue and tale of Sir Thopas and The prologue to the tale of Melibee
  • The nun's priest's prologue and tale
  • The parson's prologue and Chaucer's retraction
  • The general prologue
  • The knight's tale
  • The miller's prologue and tale
  • The reeve's prologue and tale
  • The cook's prologue and tale
  • The wife of Bath's prologue and tale
  • The clerk's prologue and tale
  • The merchant's prologue and tale
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
li, 738 p.
Isbn
9780393079456
Lccn
2010053552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 668194894
  • (OCoLC)668194894

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