Canterbury Tales by Barbara Cohen

Canterbury Tales

byBarbara Cohen

Hardcover | August 15, 1988

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A vigorous treatment of The Nun's Priest's Tale, The Pardoner's Tale, The Wife of Bath's Tale, and The Franklin's Tale. "This carefully researched and lively edition...is richly and beautifully produced....One could not ask for a more enticing introduction to Chaucer's world." -- Publishers Weekly.

About The Author

Barbara Cohen (1932-1992) was the author of several acclaimed picture books and novels for young readers, including The Carp in the Bathtub, Yussel's Prayer: A Yom Kippur Story, Thank You, Jackie Robinson, and King of the Seventh Grade.

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Title:Canterbury TalesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:96 pages, 11 × 9 × 0.25 inPublished:August 15, 1988Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0688062016

ISBN - 13:9780688062019

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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In 1386, Chaucer recorded, or created, the stories spun by 30 pilgrims traveling from London to Canterbury. Cohen and Hyman have responded to Chaucer's masterpiece with lively prose and unforgettable pictures that evoke the colorful world of 14th-century England. Full color