Author's Name: Chaucer Geoffrey
Geoffrey Chaucer was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales. Chaucer is known as the "Father of English literature", and he was the first writer to be buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster Abbey.
This Absolon gan wype his mouth ful drie. Derk was the nyght as pich, or as the cole, And at the wyndow out she putte hir hole, And Absolon, hym fil no bet ne wers, But with his mouth he kiste hir naked ers Ful savourly, er he were war of this. Abak he stirte, and thoughte it was amys, For wel he wiste a womman hath no berd. from the Millers Tale This series of the worlds greatest poetry has Everymans trademark easy read format with helpful notes. Each edition is of great value, both as a keep-sake as well as an introduction for those readers beginning to explore the work of a remarkable poet.
Publisher's Name: Hachette Book Group
Publish Year: 2009
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