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Geoffrey chaucer, known as the father of english literature, is widely considered the greatest english poet of the middle ages and was the first poet to have been. Chaucer’s wordes unto adam, his owne scriveyn the first great english poet, geoffrey chaucer lived in a turbulent period of war, plague, social revolt, religious.
The canterbury tales (middle english: tales of caunterbury) is a collection of 24 stories that runs to over 17,000 lines written in middle english by geoffrey chaucer. Geoffrey chaucer was the greatest poet of the middle ages, and is regarded as the father of english literature he was born in london, england c 1343 to john chaucer. Chaucer, geoffrey, 1340-1400 the works of geoffrey chaucer, compared with the former editions, and many valuable mss out of which, three tales are added which were. The works of geoffrey chaucer [geoffrey chaucer] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers designer, social reformer, and writer william morris (1834.
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