Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer( )
Author: Dillon, Janette
Janette, Dillon
Series title:Writers in Their Time Ser.
ISBN:978-0-312-09093-7
Publication Date:Jun 1993
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $130.00
Book Description:

This volume situates Chaucer's life and writings within the context of fourteenth-century history, national and international, giving a broad general outline of the period for those coming to it for the first time. The book focuses on particular poetic texts, including The Canterbury Tales, Troilus and Criseyde, The Book of the Duchess and The Parliament of Fowls, interpreting them in the light of contemporary ideology and literary practice, and underlining the specific relations...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:222
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Literary Figures
History / Europe / Great Britain / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.63 Inches
Book Weight:0.957 Pounds



Featured Books

Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane
Paperback: $26.99
Chances Are ...
Russo, Richard
Hardback: $26.95
Watching You
Jewell, Lisa
Paperback: $16.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.