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Works of Geoffrey Chaucer.The Canterbury Tales/Troilus and Criseyde

Works of Geoffrey Chaucer The Canterbury Tales Troilus and Criseyde None

  • Title: Works of Geoffrey Chaucer.The Canterbury Tales/Troilus and Criseyde
  • Author: Geoffrey Chaucer
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 269
  • Format: Hardcover
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    1. Geoffrey Chaucer

      Geoffrey Chaucer c 1343 October 25, 1400 was an English author, poet, philosopher, bureaucrat, courtier and diplomat Although he wrote many works, he is best remembered for his unfinished frame narrative The Canterbury Tales Sometimes called the father of English literature, Chaucer is credited by some scholars as being the first author to demonstrate the artistic legitimacy of the vernacular English language, rather than French or Latin.

    496 Comments

    1. I am pretty sure that it is a good book, but after reading this for english class, taking a month to discuss it, and then writing an essay on it, the book lost its charms


    2. I must say, I did not pick this book up because I thought it would be an easy or entertaining read. I did it solely because I felt it was a classic and a book I should have in my “have read” database. Starting out, it was very tough - the entire thing is written in rhyme! The first few pages were gruelling, and I just couldn't get into itd then I had an idea. I decided to force myself to read the book out loud. Once I could hear the rhyme, once I read the verses with the rhythm they were sup [...]


    3. I have never read Troilus and Criseyde. However, I first encounter Centebury Tales in high school. It's a simple idea -- pilgrims telling tales while on a journey together -- that provides a lot of social commentary about Chaucer's era that also demonstrates that humor is timeless.



    4. This is a hard one for me to get through. I've started reading this several times but have never made it through.




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