Geoffrey Chaucer

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English poet remembered as author of the Canterbury Tales (1340-1400)


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The library's current collection, which has grown through gifts and loans, includes a 15th century illuminated copy of Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, as well as a 15th century manuscript of Wycliffe's Bible, a printed 16th century book of hours, the 1641 Orders of Charles I signed by the king, bundles of historical maps and the St Chad Gospels, dating back to the eighth century.
Interdisciplinarity between literary scholars and historians nowadays comes naturally to medieval studies, and this volume is a useful example of the practicalities of using historical context as an approach to The Canterbury Tales, and vice versa.
Her individual chapters trace these structural and psychoanalytical theories in the frame narratives and tales of Fragment I, as well as in the marriage group and the religious stories of the Canterbury Tales. Her analyses therefore also consider how desire might be linked to gender and sexuality, as well as to religion.
The second edition of Approaches to Teaching Chaucer's Canterbury Tales is the successor to a scholarly volume originally published in 1980.
"English poet Geoffrey Chaucer died without having completed his great masterpiece, The Canterbury Tales. The so-called 'Hengwrt Chaucer' is a substantial manuscript volume produced in London at the very end of the 14th century.
And then at 7.30pm there is a new adaptation of Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, with a cast of just five actors playing more than 70 characters in just under two hours.
This pilgrimage provided the theme for Geoffrey Chaucer''''s 14th-century literary classic The Canterbury Tales.
Tell us about some of the productions you've put on in the past: We have performed classics such as The Importance of Being Ernest and Canterbury Tales, comedies such as The Odd Couple and 'Allo 'Allo, thrillers such as Dracula, mysteries such as An Inspector Calls and pantomimes.
Playing the Canterbury Tales; the continuations and additions.
The question is inevitable in any discussion of this tale, since the manuscripts of his poem the Canterbury Tales provide the only medieval context in which it has survived.
AN OUTDOOR production of Geoffrey Chaucer's immortal Canterbury Tales came to Speke Hall.
The story is woven in and around the pilgrimage on which Geoffrey Chaucer based The Canterbury Tales. Belle, the daughter of a Southwark bell founder who was crippled in an accident that she caused, joins the pilgrimage to pray for her father's recovery.
The Tale of Gamelyn of the Canterbury Tales: An Annotated Edition.
The apparent success of Gamelyn, however, seems to be owing not to its literary merits but to its codicological association with Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, since in all the existing manuscripts Gamelyn appears in the context of Chaucer's masterpiece, usually as a tale assigned to the Cook.