The Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer by Prof. Harold Bloom

The Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer

Written by Prof. Harold Bloom
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Part of the Modern Critical Interpretations Series


The Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer by Prof. Harold Bloom

The Canterbury Tales was the first great poem in the English language, and it remains a favorite among students and scholars to this day. Ideal for research, this volume includes a comprehensive collection of interpretive essays that provide expert commentary on this timeless work. It also features an introduction by master scholar Harold Bloom, a chronology detailing Chaucer's life, a bibliography, and an index.


As always with Chelsea critical books, each volume contains the best of what has been written about the authors.

Students preparing research papers and students boning up for class will reach eagerly for these well-designed additions to accessible literary criticism...

Each essay is well-defined and laboriously researched, and each opinion is defended within its context...The book is a useful tool for students needing to examine the themes and context of Tolkien's work.

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286 pages


Prof. Harold Bloom
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Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th June 2008



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