The Canterbury tales (Book, 1985) []
skip to content
The Canterbury tales Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The Canterbury tales

Author: Derek Pearsall
Publisher: London ; Boston : G. Allen & Unwin, 1985.
Series: Unwin critical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

based on 1 rating(s) 1 with a review

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Pearsall
ISBN: 0048000213 9780048000217 004800037X 9780048000378 0415094445 9780415094443
OCLC Number: 11841424
Description: xiv, 380 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Date and manuscript --
Plan and order --
Some portraits --
Romances --
Comic tales and fables --
Religious tales --
Audience and reception.
Series Title: Unwin critical library.
Responsibility: Derek Pearsall.


User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Good comprehensive study of Chaucer's Canterbury, traditional

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2020-03-27) Excellent Permalink

 A one volume overview of the Canterbury Tales. It reviews the literature current as of 1985. It is considered an excellent study even as of the year 2005. 


  There seems to be a wide spectrum of perspectives on Chaucer, with a broad shift in prevailing opinion...
Read more... 

  • Was this review helpful to you?
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


All user tags (3)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.