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Chaucer and the Canterbury Tales: A Short Introduction

 
 
 
 
Chaucer and the Canterbury Tales: A Short Introduction
Author: John C. Hirsh
ISBN 13: 9780631225621
ISBN 10: 631225625
Edition: 1
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: 2002-08-30
Format: Paperback
Pages: 188
List Price: $46.95
 
 

This concise and lively survey introduces students with no prior knowledge to Chaucer, and particularly to The Canterbury Tales. Provides essential facts about Chaucer, as well as a framework for thinking about his poetry. Encourages an engaged reading of The Canterbury Tales. Introduces students to the historical and religious background needed to understand the contexts in which Chaucer wrote.


  • Provides essential facts about Chaucer, as well as a framework for thinking about his poetry.
  • Encourages an engaged reading of The Canterbury Tales.
  • Introduces students to the historical and religious background needed to understand the contexts in which Chaucer wrote.