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Author Rogers, Shannon L.

Title All things Chaucer [electronic resource] : an encyclopedia of Chaucer's world / Shannon L. Rogers. [electronic resource]

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007 (Boston, Mass. : Credo Reference, 2012.)


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Credo Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (222 entries) : 277 images, digital files.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A-Z.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary Chaucer is the most widely read medieval author, and his works reflect the fascinating world of the Middle Ages. Written for students and general readers, this book includes numerous alphabetically arranged entries, from Abigail to Ypres, on items mentioned in all of his works and references the items to his writings. In addition to exploring Chaucer's material world, the encyclopedia surveys the beliefs, customs, and rituals of the Middle Ages. The encyclopedia broadens the general reader's understanding of Chaucer and his world and helps students analyze and interpret his texts.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Encyclopedias.
Poets, English -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm)
Other Form: Print version: 0313332525 9780313332524 (DLC) 2006027206 2 v. (xxxvi, 507 p.) : ill., map
ISBN 9781849724869 (online)
0313332533 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
9780313332531 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
0313332541 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
9780313332548 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
0313332525 (set : alk. paper)
9780313332524 (set : alk. paper)

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