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Published: 03 December 2019

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198832386

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Father Chaucer

Generating Authority in The Canterbury Tales

Samantha Katz Seal

Oxford Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • Offers a brand new vision of Chaucer as both a poet and a medieval man with an essential desire to leave something stable behind
  • Deals with a major human concern--how to deal with mortality and the simultaneous desire for posterity
  • Merges feminist, historicist, and literary concerns