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The Resource Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock

Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock

Label
Canterbury tales
Title
Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A prose translation of the fourteenth-century poem seeks to retain Chaucer's vigorous and bawdy style while rendering its contents more accessible to modern readers, in a version that emphasizes the humanity of key characters
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
d. 1400
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1872
LC item number
.A35 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • d. 1400
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Ackroyd, Peter
  • Bantock, Nick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Canterbury (England)
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
Label
Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BK0008299433
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 436 p.
Isbn
9780670021222
Lccn
2009026829
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; a retelling by Peter Ackroyd ; illustrated by Nick Bantock
Publication
Control code
BK0008299433
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 436 p.
Isbn
9780670021222
Lccn
2009026829
Other physical details
ill.

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