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Chaucer

Geoffrey. ?1340--1400, English poet, noted for his narrative skill, humour, and insight, particularly in his most famous work, The Canterbury Tales. He was influenced by the continental tradition of rhyming verse. His other works include Troilus and Criseyde, The Legende of Good Women, and The Parlement of Foules
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Several books by single authors--some older, some recent--have explored aspects of this topic, but the closest analogue to Chaucer and Religion is another collection of essays: Chaucer's Religious Tales, ed.
2) Yet, for a poet as eager to produce rereadings in his own writing, at other times Chaucer remains decidedly ambivalent about the whole business: the questions of how and why to read and write become more complex when the author recognizes that he, too, must surrender control over his own rereadings to someone else's rereading.
William, lacking a proper pedigree, convinces Chaucer to forge genealogy documents that will pass him off as a knight.
Accompanying Levene on that visit were Andrew Voke, head of production for Chaucer Syndicate 1084, and John Metcalfe, direct of RFIB Holdings Ltd.
Eppinger took a giant step toward his goal of creating a diversified, global institution in announcing a deal yesterday to purchase the London-based Chaucer Holdings Plc for about $510 million.
Coun Tom Pigott, of the Biddick and All Saints ward, said: "A number of the homes in Chaucer Avenue and Sheridan Road are fronted by a footpath that cuts between the two streets, which means people living there have no road space in which to park their cars.
Chaucer wrote when the library was a vested fulcrum to language and education.
Clearly our belief is that Chaucer as a business has significant potential," a Pamplona spokesman said in a telephone interview at the time.
A propensity for violent crime was not in them, evidently, but was in Chaucer.
In the case of Chaucer, for example, for many generations after his death in 1400, the best Chaucer text was seen as the most inclusive, and so the early manuscripts and printed texts made a point of collecting anything that seemed even vaguely Chaucerian.
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