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              Troilus and Criseyde
                

              Troilus and Criseyde (Paperback, Re-issue)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Translated by Coghill, Nevill

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              Set during the tenth year of the siege of Troy, this poem relates how Troilus persuades Crisyede to become his lover, only to be forced apart by the events of war. This edition contains an introduction that places the poem in the context of its times, with notes and appendices.

              ISBN 9780140442397
              Released NZ 1 Apr 1971
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Classics
              Language (English)
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              The Pardoner's Tale: In its original form and with a modern translation
                

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              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

              When an eclectic group of pilgrims take turns telling tales while on the road to Canterbury Cathedral, the Pardoner begins his tale with a confession-that he preaches against greed but swindles churchgoers by pressuring them into buying fake religious relics. However, he claims t...hat despite his hypocrisy he can tell a moral tale, and describes a story about three greedy young men attempting to cheat death.The Pardoner is one of the most memorable characters in Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales. This special edition of "The Pardoner's Tale," includes "The General Prologue," "The Pardoner's Introduction," "The Pardoner's Prologue," and "The Pardoner's Tale" in original Middle English and modern translated versions.HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.
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              ISBN 9781443426985
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              Released NZ 31 Dec 2013
              Publisher HarperCollins
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              The Wife Of Bath's Tale
                

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              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

              When an eclectic group of pilgrims take turns telling tales while on the road to Canterbury Cathedral, the Wife of Bath, an older woman who has been married and widowed five times, tells her tale . . . eventually. But first she shares her opinions on marriage and the role of wome...n with her fellow pilgrims.One of the strongest and most memorable voices in The Canterbury Tales, the Wife of Bath is as amusing as she is enlightening. This special edition of "The Wife of Bath's Tale," includes the "The General Prologue," "The Wife of Bath's Prologue," and "The Wife of Bath's Tale," in original Middle English and modern translated versions.HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.
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              ISBN 9781443426947
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              Released NZ 21 Jan 2014
              Publisher HarperCollins
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              The Clerk's Tale: In its original form and with a modern translation
                

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              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

              When an eclectic group of pilgrims take turns telling tales while on the road to Canterbury Cathedral, the Clerk of Oxford, a learned man, sets out to tell a moral and educational story for his fellow pilgrims. He tells the tale of Griselda, a beautiful young peasant girl chosen ...by the marquis to be his bride. Although Griselda's husband loves her, he is afraid she will betray him in some way, and sets out to test her in various ways over the course of their marriage."The Clerk's Tale," is one of the most memorable tales from Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, and the Clerk is often considered to be responding to the tale and prologue of The Wife of Bath. This special edition of "The Clerk's Tale," includes "The General Prologue," "The Clerk's Prologue," and "The Clerk's Tale" in original Middle English and modern translated versions.HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.
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              ISBN 9781443426978
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              Released NZ 31 Dec 2013
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              The Miller's Tale
                

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              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

              When an eclectic group of pilgrims take turns telling tales while on the road to Canterbury Cathedral, the Miller is determined to tell the best story and win the free dinner. He regales his fellow pilgrims with the best tale he knows-a rude and raunchy tale that would be conside...red scandalous even by today's standards.This special edition of "The Miller's Tale," one of the most memorable tales from Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales, includes "The General Prologue," "The Miller's Prologue," and "The Miller's Tale," in original Middle English and modern translated versions.HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library.
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              ISBN 9781443426954
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              Released NZ 3 Sep 2013
              Publisher HarperCollins
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              Illustrated Canterbury Tales

              Illustrated Canterbury Tales (Hardback)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Illustrated by Surducan, Maria

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              A band of strangers sets off on a pilgrimage from London to Canterbury. To amuse themselves along the way, they hold a storytelling competition - but the tales soon turn from ripping yarns to slanging matches. Geoffrey Chaucer's outrageous comic tales from the 14th century are re...told for children of today in this luxury, illustrated gift edition.
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              ISBN 9781409598312
              Released NZ 14 Dec 2015
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Illustrated Stories
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              Canterbury Tales: Prologue
               

              Canterbury Tales: Prologue (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Volume editor Hodgson, Phyllis

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              A collection of ten critical essays on the Prologue to Chaucer's well-known work, arranged in chronological order of their original publication.

              ISBN 9780485610062
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2000
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Survey of London
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              Canterbury Tales
                

              Canterbury Tales (EPUB ebook)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

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              At the Tabard Inn in Southwark, a jovial group of pilgrims assembles, including an unscrupulous Pardoner, a noble-minded Knight, a ribald Miller, the lusty Wife of Bath, and Chaucer himself. As they set out on their journey towards the shrine of Thomas a Becket in Canterbury, eac...h character agrees to tell a tale. The twenty-four tales that follow are by turns learned, fantastic, pious, melancholy and lewd, and together offer an unrivalled glimpse into the mind and spirit of medieval England.
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              ISBN 9781625580108
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              Released NZ 1 Nov 2012
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
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              The Canterbury Tales: A Selection
               

              The Canterbury Tales: A Selection (Paperback)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey; Translated by Wilcockson, Colin

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              A selection of the Chaucer's Canterbury Tales that provides an introduction to one of the cornerstones of English literature. It offers character sketches of the colourful band of pilgrims who gather at a London inn on their way to Canterbury. It contains an introduction examinin...g Chaucer's life and work and the literary influences on the Tales.
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              ISBN 9780140424454
              Released NZ 20 Oct 2008
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 17+ years
              Series Penguin Classics
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              Canterbury Tales: General Prologue , Knight's Tale , Miller's Prologue and Tale , Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale
                

              Canterbury Tales: General Prologue , Knight's Tale , Miller's Prologue and Tale , Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chaucer, Geoffrey

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              Delightful collection includes the General Prologue plus three of the most popular tales: The Knight's Tale, The Miller's Prologue and Tale, and The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale. In modern English.

              ISBN 9780486282411
              Released NZ 21 Oct 1994
              Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Thrift Editions
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