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Chaucer: The Earlier Poetry A Study in Poetic Development by Derek Traversi

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Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry,
  • English,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey,
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey,,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • d. 1400

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8381298M
ISBN 100874133068
ISBN 109780874133066

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Uncovering important new information about Chaucer’s travels, private life, and the early circulation of his writings, this innovative biography documents a series of vivid episodes, moving from the commercial wharves of London to the frescoed chapels of Florence and the kingdom of Navarre, where Christians, Muslims, and Jews lived side by side. In examining an intermediary group of texts as a bridge between Boethius's classical philosophy and Chaucer's courtly poetry, particularly The Book of the Duchess, The Parliament of Fowls and The House of Fame, this more concretely shows the extent of Boethius's coloring injected into Chaucer's writings from early in his writing career.   Chaucer is believed to have written the poem Troilus and Criseyde sometime in the mids. Troilus and Criseyde is a narrative poem that retells the tragic love story of . Chaucer's first major work was The Book of the Duchess, an elegy for Blanche of Lancaster who died in Two other early works were Anelida and Arcite and The House of Fame. He wrote many of his major works in a prolific period when he held the job of customs comptroller for London Children: Elizabeth Chaucer, Thomas Chaucer, .