(Chaucer, Geoffrey). Muscatine, Charles
Title CHAUCER AND THE FRENCH TRADITION: A Study in Style and Meaning
Book Condition Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, else near fine in blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine; in a price-clipped dust jacket with shelfwear, tanning to the spine, scattered pencil-marks to front panel, and internal nicks to the spine. 282pp.
Edition Second printing.
Publisher Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, (1960)
Seller ID 30419.00
A study of Chaucer's poetic style, analyzed from a modern perspective, with an emphasis on form and style rather than content. Muscatine creates a new outlook on Chaucer's poetic development, and new interpretations of his major poems. Notes, index.
Medieval England. English Literature. Poetry. Literary Criticism.