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ENG 425 Chaucer: Pilgrims and Dreamers [Topics in British Literature (pre-1800)]: Home

Introductory study of Chaucer's language, versification, and historical and literary background, including analysis and discussion of his long major poem, "Canterbury Tales."


Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer.  The Complaint of Pity. manuscript, 15th century, middle. Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Language of Chaucer

Online Books

Cambridge History of English and American Literature

A comprehensive encyclopedia of English and American literature derived from individual print editions of The Cambridge History of English literature and The Cambridge History of American literature, published between 1907 and 1921. Several entries cover Chaucer and the Middle Ages.

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Browse the Stacks

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PN 45-245 - Theory.  Criticism.  Authorship
PN 441-1009.5
- Literary History

PR 1-9680 - English Literature
PR 1803-2165 -
Early English. Middle English
PR 1850-1954 - Chaucer, Geoffrey



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Canterbury Tales

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