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THE CANTERBURY TALES

Avis de journaliste - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Burton Raffel has made two key decisions in his rendition of Chaucer's greatest work. While most editions stick to the half-dozen or so best-known stories—the raunchy "Miller's Tale" and the proto-feminist "Wife of Bath's Tale" being the most popular with contemporary readers—Raffel offers modern English versions of even such unfinished fragments as "The Squire's Tale" and such often-skipped ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Review: The Canterbury Tales

Avis d'utilisateur  - Laura Marie - Goodreads

I loved many of the stories. Fun to read except the prose. I loved the feel of the stories and the thinking of everything in rhyme. Consulter l'avis complet

Review: The Canterbury Tales

Avis d'utilisateur  - JM Slowik - Goodreads

Who knew reading in Middle English could be so entertaining? Get a translation with facing pages-- Middle English on the left and modern English on the right-- and try to learn to just read the left ... Consulter l'avis complet

Review: The Canterbury Tales

Avis d'utilisateur  - Yvonne - Goodreads

This piece of English literature was a reread from my college days. Consulter l'avis complet

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