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Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer ; rendered into modern English by J.U. Nicolson ; with illustrations by Rockwell Kent and an introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould
Format
Book
Published
New York : Garden City Publishing Company, c1934.
Edition
De Luxe edition
Language
English
English, Middle (1100-1500) (translated from)
Contents
  • The knight's tale
  • The miller's tale
  • The man of law's tale
  • The clerk's tale
  • The second nun's tale
  • The friar's tale
  • The nun's priest's tale
  • The reeve's tale
  • The franklin's tale
  • The wife of Bath's tale
  • The monk's tale
  • The pardoner's tale
  • The prioress's tale
  • Chaucer's tale of Melibee.
Description
xvi, [1], 626, [1] p., [25] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
  • "Typography by Robert Josephy"--T.p. verso.
  • Code on verso of t.p.: CL.
  • Illustrated lining papers.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PR1870 .A1 N5 1834: Trimmed slightly and rebound in light blue cloth, with dark blue morocco backstrip and corners. From the books of Harcourt Parrish, B.A. '20.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PS3511 .A86 Z42 .C45 C26 1934: Original blindstamped tan cloth with small illustration mounted on front cover, and printed paper label on spine. William Faulkner Collection. From the Library of William Faulkner, with his signature, dated Rowan Oak 1938. Purchased, 2014.
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    a| The knight's tale -- The miller's tale -- The man of law's tale -- The clerk's tale -- The second nun's tale -- The friar's tale -- The nun's priest's tale -- The reeve's tale -- The franklin's tale -- The wife of Bath's tale -- The monk's tale -- The pardoner's tale -- The prioress's tale -- Chaucer's tale of Melibee.
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    a| Tales, Medieval
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    a| Short stories.
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    a| Nicolson, J. U. q| (John Urban), d| 1885-
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    a| Kent, Rockwell, d| 1882-1971.
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    a| Gerould, Gordon Hall, d| 1877-1953
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