Canterbury tales

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Publisher:
Viking,
Pub. Date:
2009.
Edition:
1st American ed.
Language:
English
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A prose translation of the fourteenth-century poem seeks to retain Chaucer's vigorous and bawdy style while rendering its contents more accessible to modern readers, in a version that emphasizes the humanity of key characters.
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subject_facet Canterbury (England) -- Fiction, Chaucer, Geoffrey, -- d. 1400 -- Adaptations, Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Fiction, Poetry / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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