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Canterbury Tales : Seventeen Tales and the General Prologue - by Geoffrey Chaucer (Paperback)
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This Norton Critical Edition includes:• The medieval masterpiece’s most popular tales, including—new to the Third Edition—The Man of Law’s Prologue and Tale and The Second Nun’s Prologue and Tale.• Extensive marginal glosses, explanatory footnotes, a preface, and a guide to Chaucer’s language by V. A. Kolve and Glending Olson.• Sources and analogues arranged by tale.• Twelve critical essays, seven of them new to the Third Edition.• A Chronology, a Short Glossary, and a Selected Bibliography.About the SeriesRead by more than 12 million students over fifty-five years, Norton Critical Editions set the standard for apparatus that is right for undergraduate readers. The three-part format—annotated text, contexts, and criticism—helps students to better understand, analyze, and appreciate the literature, while opening a wide range of teaching possibilities for instructors. Whether in print or in digital format, Norton Critical Editions provide all the resources students need.
Number of Pages: 695
Sub-Genre: Medieval, European
Series Title: Norton Critical Editions
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Book theme: English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Author: Geoffrey Chaucer
Street Date: June 1, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-58-8530
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