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The Resource Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Label
Canterbury tales
Title
Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Chaucer ; selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engenm
  • eng
Summary
Several of the popular stories are retold with handsome illustrations by Trina Schart Hyman. Beautiful edition of selected stories including: The Pardoner's Tale and The Wife of Bath's Tale. In 1386, Chaucer recorded, or created, the stories spun by 30 pilgrims traveling from London to Canterbury. Cohen and Hyman have responded to Chaucer's masterpiece with lively prose and unforgettable pictures that evoke the colorful world of 14th-century England. Full color
Summary
In 1386, Chaucer recorded, or created, the stories spun by 30 pilgrims traveling from London to Canterbury. Cohen and Hyman have responded to Chaucer's masterpiece with lively prose and unforgettable pictures that evoke the colorful world of 14th-century England. Full color. Grades 4-6
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
103215
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 821/.2
  • Fic
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1872
LC item number
.C6 1988
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The nun's priest's tale -- The pardoner's tale -- The wife of Bath's tale -- The franklin's tale
Control code
68660
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
87 p.
Isbn
9780688062026
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
86021045
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm14213955
  • (OCoLC)14213955
Label
Canterbury tales, Geoffrey Chaucer ; selected, translated, and adapted by Barbara Cohen ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Link
Publication
Contents
The nun's priest's tale -- The pardoner's tale -- The wife of Bath's tale -- The franklin's tale
Control code
68660
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
87 p.
Isbn
9780688062026
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
86021045
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm14213955
  • (OCoLC)14213955

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