A group of pilgrims recount chivalric romances, bawdy tales, fables, legends, and more. Noble, coarse, jolly, and pious, their stories are translated into modern English verse by J. U. Nicolson.The 14th-century pilgrims represent a range of philosophies, professions, and temperaments, and their vivid, realistic characterizations assured the Tales an instant and enduring success.
|Title||:||The Canterbury Tales|
|Author||:||Geoffrey Chaucer, John Urban Nicolson|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2015-02-18|