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The Resource The Canterbury tales, [retold by] Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus

The Canterbury tales, [retold by] Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus

Label
The Canterbury tales
Title
The Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
[retold by] Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated retelling of Geoffrey Chaucer's famous work in which a group of pilgrims in fourteenth-century England tell each other stories as they travel on a pilgrimage to the cathedral at Canterbury
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
821
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1867.C53
LC item number
C35 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ambrus, Victor G
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Middle Ages
  • Short stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Canterbury tales, [retold by] Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The journey begins -- The knight's tale of Chivalry and rivalry -- The miller's story is A barrel of laughs -- The nun's priest (Brother John) describes The nightmare beast of the Firebrand tail -- The reeve insists on recounting A racket at the mill -- The scholar is persuaded to tell us The test of a good wife -- The wife of Bath tells us What women most desire -- The pardoner's gruesome tale, Death's murderers -- A gen of a poem called Sir Topas written and recited by myself, Geoffrey Chaucer -- The Franklin's romance, entitled Love on the rocks -- The magistrate's sad story of Snowy crow -- The canon's yeoman arrives and warns us of Fool's gold -- Going to the devil, as told by Friar -- The merchant's tale of Old January and young May -- Our journey ends in Canterbury
Control code
ocm42446908
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780192741813
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 777232
  • (Sirsi) o42446908
Label
The Canterbury tales, [retold by] Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The journey begins -- The knight's tale of Chivalry and rivalry -- The miller's story is A barrel of laughs -- The nun's priest (Brother John) describes The nightmare beast of the Firebrand tail -- The reeve insists on recounting A racket at the mill -- The scholar is persuaded to tell us The test of a good wife -- The wife of Bath tells us What women most desire -- The pardoner's gruesome tale, Death's murderers -- A gen of a poem called Sir Topas written and recited by myself, Geoffrey Chaucer -- The Franklin's romance, entitled Love on the rocks -- The magistrate's sad story of Snowy crow -- The canon's yeoman arrives and warns us of Fool's gold -- Going to the devil, as told by Friar -- The merchant's tale of Old January and young May -- Our journey ends in Canterbury
Control code
ocm42446908
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780192741813
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 777232
  • (Sirsi) o42446908

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