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The Canterbury Tales

ISBN13: 9781406791631
ISBN: 1406791636
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $25.99
Publisher: Pomona Press
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Pages: 540
Average Goodreads rating: 3.50/5

The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written by Geoffrey Chaucer in the 14th century (two of them in prose, the rest in verse). The tales, some of which are originals and others not, are contained inside a frame tale and told by a collection of pilgrims on a pilgrimage from Southwark to Canterbury to visit the shrine of Saint Thomas Becket at Canterbury Cathedral. The Canterbury Tales are written in Middle English. Keywords: Canterbury Tales Saint Thomas Becket Canterbury Cathedral Geoffrey Chaucer 14th Century Southwark 1900s Pomona Pilgrims Pilgrimage Prose Artwork