The Age Of Chaucer by Valerie AllenThe Age Of Chaucer by Valerie Allen

The Age Of Chaucer

byValerie Allen

Paperback | March 29, 2004

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Critical introductions to a range of literary topics and genres. This book explores the world in which Chaucer wrote; it offers opportunities for comparison between his work and that of his near contemporaries; and discusses stylistic variations to be found between Chaucer and other writers, and within Chaucer's own texts.
Title:The Age Of ChaucerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:130 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.28 inPublished:March 29, 2004Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052152993X

ISBN - 13:9780521529938


Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Approaching the Chaucerian age; 2. Approaching the texts; 3. Texts and extracts; 4. Critical approaches, 5. Writing about Chaucer and his contemporaries; 6. Resources.

Editorial Reviews

'It is a balanced, clear and thoughtful presentation which teachers and students will find very helpful. ' Times Educational Supplement