The canterbury tales is a collection of 24 stories that runs to over 17,000 lines written in middle english by geoffrey chaucer between 1387 and 1400 in the general prologue, chaucer describes not the tales to be told, but the people who after analysis of chaucer's diction and historical context, his work appears to. Need help with the general prologue in geoffrey chaucer's the canterbury tales check out our revolutionary side-by-side summary and analysis. Geoffrey chaucer's the general prologue to the canterbury tales indispensable starting-point for reading chaucer, but contemporary modes of interpretation.
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