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The Resource The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock

The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock

Label
The Canterbury tales
Title
The Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Renowned critic, historian, and biographer Ackroyd takes on what is arguably the greatest poem in the English language and presents the work in a prose vernacular that makes it accessible to modern readers while preserving the spirit of the original
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackroyd, Peter
Dewey number
821/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1872
LC item number
.A35 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Bantock, Nick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Canterbury (England)
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The knight's tale -- The miller's prologue and tale -- The reeve's prologue and tale -- The cook's prologue and tale -- The man of law's prologue, tale and epilogue -- The wife of Bath's prologue and tale -- The friar's prologue and tale -- The summoner's prologue and tale -- The clerk's prologue and tale -- The merchant's prologue, tale, and epilogue -- The squire's prologue and tale -- The franklin's prologue and tale -- The physician's tale -- The pardoner's prologue and tale -- The shipman's tale -- The prioress's prologue and tale -- Prologue and tale of Sir Thopas -- The monk's prologue and tale -- The nun's priest's prologue, tale and epilogue -- The second nun's prologue and tale -- The canon's yeoman's prologue and tale -- The manciple's prologue and tale -- The parson's prologue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxii, 436 p.
Isbn
9780670021222
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009026829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318411549
  • (OCoLC)318411549
  • 1385959
Label
The Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Publication
Contents
The knight's tale -- The miller's prologue and tale -- The reeve's prologue and tale -- The cook's prologue and tale -- The man of law's prologue, tale and epilogue -- The wife of Bath's prologue and tale -- The friar's prologue and tale -- The summoner's prologue and tale -- The clerk's prologue and tale -- The merchant's prologue, tale, and epilogue -- The squire's prologue and tale -- The franklin's prologue and tale -- The physician's tale -- The pardoner's prologue and tale -- The shipman's tale -- The prioress's prologue and tale -- Prologue and tale of Sir Thopas -- The monk's prologue and tale -- The nun's priest's prologue, tale and epilogue -- The second nun's prologue and tale -- The canon's yeoman's prologue and tale -- The manciple's prologue and tale -- The parson's prologue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxii, 436 p.
Isbn
9780670021222
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009026829
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318411549
  • (OCoLC)318411549
  • 1385959

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