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Telling classical tales

Chaucer and the Legend of good women

by Lisa J. Kiser

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400,
    • Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Knowledge -- Literature,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- To 1500,
    • Classical literature -- History and criticism,
    • Classicism -- England -- History -- To 1500,
    • Narrative poetry -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLisa J. Kiser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1882 .K57 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3186051M
      ISBN 100801416019
      LC Control Number83045135


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