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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

ContributionsSisam, Kenneth, ed.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 77 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19353489M

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The Clerk's Tale treats a large range of loosely feudal interrelationships, both on a social and private level. Initially, the central focus is on the lord, Walter, who consents to marry at the desire of his people (a sign of a good ruler is one who is concerned for the happiness of his subjects). Clerk's Tale: Chaucer - the Clerkes Tale of Oxenford [Chaucher - Edited By Kenneth Sisam] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. About this Item: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, United Kingdom, Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Grey bds with Black titles (faded with some soiling and tanned spine, not worn, cnrs sharp) pp 77 with b/w illus through out printed on glossy paper (clean interior with browning to verso of frontis which also has top cnr dog eared, not inscribed) Size: 12mo - over . Heere folweth the Prologe of the Clerkes Tale of Oxenford. " ire Clerk of Oxenford," oure Hooste sayde, "Ye ryde as coy and stille as dooth a mayde Were newe spoused, sittynge at the bord; This day ne herde I of youre tonge a word. I trowe ye studie aboute som sophyme; But Salomon seith `every thyng hath tyme.'.

Chaucer: The Clerkes Tale of Oxenford, Edited by KENNETH SISAAM. (Oxford, Clarendon Press, , xxvi + 78 pp.) This is an attractive little book. There are numerous plates, showing, among other things, some of the illuminations from the Munich manuscript of the De Casibus, a picture of the well of St. The Clerkes Tale of Oxenford. and. The Nun's Priest's Tale. By Geoffrey Chaucer. Edited by Kenneth Sisam. - Oxford - Clarendon Press. " by 5", xxi, 78; xlv, 86pp. Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Sign in. Watch Queue Queue. As clerkes, whan hem list, konne wel endite, As clerks, when they want, know well how to write, Heere endeth the Tale of the Clerk of Oxenford. If you wish, you can test your knowledge of the vocabulary by taking a quiz. Or go to the beginning of this set of texts.