Item description for The Pardoners Tale, The Frankeleyns Tale, The Nonne Preestes Tale: in Middle English (Complete Classics) by Geoffrey Chaucer & Richard Bebb...
According to Harold Bloom, Chaucer is one of those great writers who defeat almost all criticism. Nevertheless, this volume pulls together some of the best criticism on The Pardoner's Tale, which is a part of Canterbury Tales.
The title, Geoffrey Chaucer's The Pardoner's Tale, part of Chelsea House Publishers' Modern Critical Interpretations series, presents the most important 20th-century criticism on Geoffrey Chaucer's The Pardoner's Tale through extracts of critical essays by well-known literary critics. This collection of criticism also features a short biography on Geoffrey Chaucer, a chronology of the author's life, and an introductory essay written by Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of the Humanities, Yale University.
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Format: Audiobook, Classical
Studio: Naxos of America
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 5.5" Height: 5" Weight: 0.15 lbs.
Release Date Feb 28, 2007
Publisher Naxos of America
ISBN 9626344393 ISBN13 9789626344392
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More About Geoffrey Chaucer & Richard Bebb
Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400), often referred to as the grandfather of English literature, is invariably ranked with Shakespeare and Milton as one of the three greatest poets of the English language. His masterpiece, The Canterbury Tales, has been a touchstone for English-language poetry for more than half a millennium and is one of the most widely read works in the Western canon. Burton Raffel is a translator, poet, and scholar whose major translations include Beowulf, Don Quijote, The Red and the Black, and Gargantua and Pantagruel. He has also annotated several Shakespeare plays for Yale University Press. He was the Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Arts and Humanities and emeritus professor of English at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette until 2003. He lives in Louisiana. John Miles Foley is a leading Chaucer scholar specializing in medieval studies, epics, and the oral tradition. A professor at the University of Missouri, he is the director of the Center for Studies in Oral Tradition and has written or edited eighteen books. He lives in Columbus, Missouri."
Geoffrey Chaucer was born in 1343 and died in 1400.
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