The Canterbury Tales Done Into Modern English Verse by Frank Ernest Hill and Newly Revised for This Edition

By: CHAUCER, Geoffrey

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The Canterbury Tales are a collection of 14th century stories set against the backdrop of a pilgrimage to Canterbury. Originally written in Middle English, they have been rendered into modern English verse in this Heritage Press reprint edition by Frank Ernest Hill, who provides an introduction. This edition is not illustrated. --- In bright red cloth-covered boards. Front cover with Chaucer facsimile signature, surrounded by elaborate frame; both in gilt. Gilt spine titling on crimson block. Volume housed in slipcase covered in red paper. Publisher's Sandglass flyer laid in (Norwalk, no. IIR: 39). --- With lightly sunned spine, otherwise a firm, clean, bright copy. Slipcase also with sunning, remains structurally intact.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; xx, 550 pages

Title: The Canterbury Tales Done Into Modern English Verse by Frank Ernest Hill and Newly Revised for This Edition

Author Name: CHAUCER, Geoffrey

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Heritage Press: 1974

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Stock No.: 83563