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The Canterbury Tales / Geoffrey Chaucer.

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  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (3 hr., 21 min., 17 sec.) : digital
  • Publisher: [Sheffield, Yorkshire, England] : Naxos AudioBooks, [1995]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact discs.
Abridged by Perry Keenlyside.
Program notes in container.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Philip Madoc, Edward de Souza, Anthony Donovan, Clive Merrison, Clive Swift, and Anton Lesser.
Summary, etc.: Written towards the end of the fourteenth century, paints a brillian picture of medieval life, society and values. The stories range from the romantic, courtly, bawdy and are told in this modern verse translation that make them a delight to hear.
Study Program Information Note: Recommended college reading list 2006.
Subject: Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages > England > Canterbury > Poetry.
Recommended college reading list.
England > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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