Canterbury Tales (Everyman's Library #74)

By: CHAUCER, Geoffrey (author); CAWLEY, A. C. (editor)

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Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The Canterbury Tales are a collection of 14th century tales, written in Middle English, which take the form of verse and are set against the backdrop of a pilgrimage to Canterbury. Offered in a quality Everyman's Library reprint edition, edited by A. C. Cawley. Includes an introduction by Derek Pearsall, bibliography, preface by the editor, and a chronology of events during Chaucer's life. Back matter includes notes on pronunciation, grammar and versification. Number 74 in the "relaunched" version of the EL series. --- In full grey cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling on black spine block. With sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Jacket features detail from Thomas Stothard's "The Pilgrimage to Canterbury" on cover. --- An about Fine copy lacking apparent damages. Unclipped, bright jacket with slight back cover soiling, otherwise in excellent shape and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xli, 612 pages

Title: Canterbury Tales (Everyman's Library #74)

Author Name: CHAUCER, Geoffrey (author); CAWLEY, A. C. (editor)

Categories: >>Poetry, >>England, UK and UK History, >>Everyman's Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library / Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

ISBN Number: 0679409890

ISBN Number 13: 9780679409892

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

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