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Published: 12 May 2020

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198852865

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Reading Chaucer in Time

Literary Formation in England and Italy

Kara Gaston

Oxford Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • Interrogates the relation between formation, form, and reception in critical approaches to Chaucer√Ęs poetry
  • Tracks how the literature of the Italian Trecento re-negotiates the relation between writer and reader and shows the impact of these developments on Chaucer
  • Explores the connection between reading and community in the poetry of Chaucer and the Italian Trecento