The life & times of Chaucer (Libro, 1977) []
omitir hasta el contenido
The life & times of Chaucer Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano

The life & times of Chaucer

Autor: John Gardner; J Wolf
Editorial: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York : Distributed by Random House 1977.
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Biografía : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
A biography of the medieval English author who wrote "The Canterbury Tales," "Troilus and Criseyde," "The Legend of Good Women," and other works.

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Más materiales como éste

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…


Género/Forma: Biographies
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Gardner, John, 1933-1982.
Life & times of Chaucer.
New York : Knopf : distributed by Random House, 1977
Persona designada: Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer; Geoffrey Chaucer
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: John Gardner; J Wolf
ISBN: 0394493176 9780394493176 039472500X 9780394725000
Número OCLC: 2020539
Descripción: ix, 328, x pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contenido: 1. Chaucer's ancestry and some remarks on fourteenth-century English history --
2. Chaucer's youth and early education : life and the specter of death on the Ringing Isle (c.1340-1357) --
3. Chaucer as young courtier, soldier, and, in some sense, lover (1357-1360) --
4. Chaucer's further education, a summary of some fourteenth-century ideas of great importance to Chaucer, and the poet's marriage to Philippa Roet : speculations and scurrilous gossip (1360-1367) --
5. Significant moments and influences : Pedro the Cruel, two deaths, that shameless woman and wanton harlot Alice Perrers, and Italian artistic humanism (1367-1373) --
6. Chaucer's adventures as celebrated poet, civil servant, and diplomat in the declining years of King Edward III (1374-1377), with some remarks on Chaucer's honesty and comments on his art --
7. Life during the minority of Richard II : the peasants' revolt and its aftermath (1377-c.1385), with more scurrilous gossip --
8. The rise of Gloucester, and Chaucer's fortunes as a Royalist in evil times --
9. The deaths of Gloucester, John of Gaunt, and the hero of this book.
Otros títulos: Life and times of Chaucer
Responsabilidad: by John Gardner ; ornaments by J. Wolf.


A biography of the medieval English author who wrote "The Canterbury Tales," "Troilus and Criseyde," "The Legend of Good Women," and other works.


Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…


Todas las etiquetas de usuarios (2)

Ver etiquetas más populares como: lista de etiquetas | nube de etiquetas

Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.