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The Canterbury Tales - A Retelling

Peter Ackroyd

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Description:

Author Peter Ackroyd has won the Somerset Maugham Award, the Whitbread Novel of the Year, and the Guardian Fiction Prize, and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Based on Geoffrey Chaucer’s immortal work, this retelling of The Canterbury Tales follows a party of travelers as they tell stories amongst themselves about love and chivalry, saints and legends, travel and adventure. Through allegory, satire, and humor, the tales help pass the time during their journey.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Geoffrey Chaucer, Ron Keith, Toby Leonard Moore, Colin McPhillamy, John Curless, John Keating, Graeme Malcolm, Davina Porter, Steven Crossley, Tim Reynolds, Bianca Amato

Length:

16h 56m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

38:35


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:06:30


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:03:24


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

43:27


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

35:32


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:47:02


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

24:09


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:41:19


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:00:45


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

39:43


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:11:38


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:13


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

28:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:41


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:25


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

48:47


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

38:22


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

31:23


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

47:31


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

21:04


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:07