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A Chaucer Glossary

A CHAUCER GLOSSARY

by: Davis, Norman
Format: Paperback

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Product Description This Glossary, designed as a practical aid to the reading of Chaucer, is intended to be serviceable with any of the widely read editions. Its primary aim is to explain the meanings of words and phrases used by Chaucer in ways which are unfamiliar in modern English. Words used as they are today are not included, but many now in common use do appear, as they had different connotations in Chaucer's time. This concise working tool will be valuable to all Middle English scholars. About the Author Geoffrey Chaucer was an English author, poet, philosopher, bureaucrat (courtier), and diplomat. He is often referred to as the Father of English Literature.

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Product Code: 9780198111719
ISBN: 0198111711
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: 1979-08-02
Number of Pages: 206 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1
Dimension: 5.51 x 0.47 x 8.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.72 pounds