The Canterbury Tales

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The Canterbury Tales
The Canterbury Tales
Автор
Джеффри Чосер
Год выпуска
2011
Издательство
Collins Classics
Страниц
624
Наличие
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HarperCollins is proud to present its range of best-loved, essential classics. Full wise is he that can himselven knowe. Written at the end of the fourteenth century, the poet Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales are a collection of stories told in Middle-English. Thirty pilgrims leave Southwark to travel to a shrine in Canterbury and become the narrators, telling each other stories of chivalrous romance, fable, parable, debate and comedy as they journey. Their accounts of the human condition remain as resonant today as when they were first written.