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The Canterbury Tales
By Robert Boenig (editor), Andrew Taylor (editor) and Geoffrey Chaucer
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Broadview Pr
Publication date April 16, 2012
Pages 510
Binding Paperback
Edition 2
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781554811069
ISBN-10 1554811066
Dimensions 1 by 5.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.85 lbs.
Published in Canada
Original list price $34.95
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The Broadview Canterbury Tales is an edition of the complete tales in a text based on the famous Ellesmere Manuscript. Here one may read a Middle English text that is closer to what Chaucer’s scribe, Adam Pinkhurst, actually wrote than that in any other modern edition. Unlike most editions, which draw on a number of manuscripts to recapture Chaucer’s original intention, this edition preserves the text as it was found in one influential manuscript. A sampling of facsimile pages from the original manuscript is also included, along with a selection of other works that give the reader a rich sense of the cultural, political, and literary worlds in which Chaucer lived.

The second edition includes a new Middle English glossary, a timeline of Chaucer’s life and times, and detailed page headers showing the fragment and line numbers to assist readers in finding a specific section of the poem.



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With Geoffrey Chaucer, Robert Boenig (other contributor) | 2 edition from Broadview Pr (April 16, 2012)
9781554811069 | details & prices | 510 pages | 5.25 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $34.95
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