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Published by Published for the Chaucer Society by N.Trübner & co. in London .
Written in English


  • Chaucer, Geoffrey, -- 1340?-1400.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesChaucer as forester of North Petherton.
Statementa MS. ed. by Edward A. Bond
SeriesChaucer Society publications, second series -- 21
ContributionsBond, Edward A., Selby, Walford D.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18069584M

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The life records of Chaucer are limited and are pretty much identical to those published by the Chaucer Society in the Nineteenth century. Inevitably, new biographers need to bring new perspectives and interpretive insights to both those life records and the works of Chaucer. This Marion Turner does really quite brilliantly.4/5. "Rife with insights into both the poet's life and his work, this superb book can introduce undergraduates to Chaucer and yet also provide much for seasoned critics and scholars to ponder and debate. A fine reference for the life, times, and works. A must for all libraries." Choice "Is a pleasure to read. An excellent book by a distinguished Cited by: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Internet Archive BookReader Life-records of Chaucer Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page? Finished. Life-records of Chaucer. Life-records of Chaucer.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crow, Martin Michael, b. Chaucer life-records. Oxford, Clarendon P.,   Life-records Of Chaucer : The Robberies Of Chaucer By Richard Brerelay And Others At Westminster, And At Hatcham, Surrey, On Tuesday, Sept. 6, Enrolments By Walford D. Selby [Selby, Walford Dakin, Tate, Francis, Frederick James Furnivall] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Life-records Of Chaucer : The Robberies Of Chaucer Author: Walford Dakin Selby, Francis Tate. Geoffrey Chaucer (/ ˈ tʃ ɔː s ər /; c. s – 25 October ) was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales. He has been called the "father of English literature", or, alternatively, the "father of English poetry". He was the first writer buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster tion: Author, poet, philosopher, bureaucrat, . In the grant of his pension Chaucer is called "dilectus vallectus noster," our beloved yeoman; before the end of he had risen to be one of the king's September of the following year John of Gaunt's wife, the duchess Blanche, died at the age of twenty-nine, and Chaucer wrote in her honour The Book of the Duchesse, a poem of lines in octosyllabic couplets, .

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Chaucer life-records by Martin Michael Crow, , University of Texas Press edition, in EnglishPages: As early as or Miss Rickert had begun gathering source material, assisted by Miss Lilian J. Redstone and her staff in England, who were searching documents of many kinds for additions to the Chaucer Life-Records. No less than documentary records of Chaucer’s life survive, a number far in excess of those relating to any of Chaucer’s English poetic contemporaries (of whom frequently nothing at all is. Geoffrey Chaucer, the outstanding English poet before Shakespeare. His The Canterbury Tales ranks as one of the greatest poetic works in English. He also contributed in the second half of the 14th century to the management of public affairs as courtier, diplomat, and civil servant.