Franklin: Record - The Canterbury tales, by Geoffrey Chaucer / editor, Jack Lynch.

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The Canterbury tales, by Geoffrey Chaucer / editor, Jack Lynch.

Publication:
Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c2011.
Series:
Critical insights.
Critical insights
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 469 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400. Canterbury tales.
Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature.
Tales, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Contents:
On The Canterbury tales / Jack Lynch
Biography of Geoffrey Chaucer / Judith Laird
The Paris review perspective / Benjamin Lytal for The Paris review
The Canterbury tales: critical reception / Dominick Grace
Chaucer's inferno: Dantean burlesques in The Canterbury tales / Matthew J. Bolton
A feminist perspective on The Canterbury tales / Rosemary M. Canfield Reisman
Chaucer's translation of the fourteenth century / Lewis Walker
Chaucer the pilgrim / E. Talbot Donaldson
Chaucer the man / Donald R. Howard
The art of impersonation: a general prologue to The Canterbury tales / H. Marshall Leicester, Jr.
"A poet ther was": Chaucer's voices in the general prologue to The Canterbury tales / Barbara Nolan
Chaucer's idea of a Canterbury game / Glending Olson
The meaning of Chaucer's Knight's tale / Douglas Brooks and Alastair Fowler
"And Venus laugheth": an interpretation of the Merchant's tale / Martin Stevens
Figmenta vs. veritas: Dame Alice and the medieval literary depiction of women by women / Katharina M. Wilson
Alison's incapacity and poetic instability in the Wife of Bath's tale / Susan Crane
"The name of Soveraynetee": the private and public faces of marriage in The Franklin's tale / Cathy Hume
Lumiansky's paradox: ethics, aethetics, and Chaucer's "Prioress's tale" / Greg Wilsbacher
The bodies of Jews in the late middle ages / Steven F. Kruger
Naturalism and its discontents in the Miller's tale / Mark Miller
The pardoner's body and the disciplining of rhetoric / Rita Copeland
Adventurous Custance: St. Thomas of Acre and Chaucer's Man of law's tale / Lawrence Warner
Chaucer and the absent city / David Wallace
The illustrated eighteenth-century Chaucer / Alice Miskimin.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
Contributor:
Lynch, Jack (John T.)
Albert C. Baugh Book Fund.
ISBN:
1587657236
9781587657238 (alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99948563181
Web link:
The Albert C. Baugh Book Fund Home Page
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