The Canterbury Tales - Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales

By Geoffrey Chaucer

  • Release Date: 2014-11-09
  • Genre: Poetry


Translated by Joe Clunes

GROUP A, the bawdiest of the nine Groups, presented here in the original Middle English and adapted into definable spelling, includes the tales of the Knight, the Miller, the Reeve, and the Cook.

Also featured in this edition are links to Wikipedia, and Walter William Skeat’s Notes and Glossarial Index.


Eke = also; Holt = a small piece of woodland or a woody hill; Palmer = a pilgrim who had been to the Holy Land and who brought back a palm branch in signification; Strand = a shore or beach; Wend = to pursue one's way...