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The Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer

Chaucer’s greatest work, written towards the end of the fourteenth century, paints a brilliant picture of medieval life, society, and values. The stories range from the romantic, courtly idealism of The Knight’s Tale to the joyous bawdy of the Miller’s; all are told with a freshness and vigour in this modern verse translation that make them a delight to hear.

Chaucer’s greatest work, written towards the end of the fourteenth century, paints a brilliant picture of medieval life, society, and values. The stories range from the romantic, courtly idealism of The Knight’s Tale to the joyous bawdy of the Miller’s; all are told with a freshness and vigour in this modern verse translation that make them a delight to hear.
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Chaucer’s greatest work, written towards the end of the fourteenth century, paints a brilliant picture of medieval life, society, and values. The stories range from the romantic, courtly idealism of The Knight’s Tale to the joyous bawdy of the Miller’s; all are told with a freshness and vigour in this modern verse translation that make them a delight to hear.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Philip Madoc, Edward de Souza, Anthony Donovan, Anton Lesser, Clive Merrison, Clive Swift

Length:

3h 21m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

09:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:58


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:43


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:17


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:23


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:13


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:53


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:21


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:04


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:36


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:46


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:47


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

10:53


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:50


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:20


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:18


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:15


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:27


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:32


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:47


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:36


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:29


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:39


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

06:01