(Chaucer, Geoffrey). Thurston, Paul T.
Title ARTISTIC AMBIVALENCE IN CHAUCER'S KNIGHT'S TALE
Book Condition A hint of soiling to the page edges, else a bright fine copy; in a dust jacket with small tears and nicks to the edges, a small chip to the upper spine panel, and age-toning to the spine panel and edges. Illustrated frontispiece, notes, bibliography.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Gainesville, Florida: University of Florida Press, 1968.
Seller ID 30435.00
A study of Chaucer's "The Knight's Tale" with an emphasis on the satiric elements of the poem. Thurston argues that as opposed to praising the ideals of the age of chivalry, the poem is meant as satire, and questions those cherished traditions.
Medieval Literature. English Literature. Poetry. Literary Criticism.