Rogers, Shannon L.

All things Chaucer : an encyclopedia of Chaucer's world / Shannon L. Rogers. - Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007. - 2 v. (xxxvi, 507 p.) : ill., map ; 27 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [479]-489) and index.

Alphabetical list of entries -- Guide to related topics -- Introduction -- Chronology of important events in Chaucer's time -- ALL THINGS CHAUCER: v. 1. A-J: Abigail -- Abraham -- Absalom -- Achates -- Actacon -- Adam -- Adonis -- Aeneas -- Agriculture -- Alchemy -- Alcyone -- Aldgate -- Alexandria -- Algeciras -- Allegory and dream visions -- Allusions, Biblical -- Allusions, Classical -- Amphion -- Animals -- Apollo -- Architecture -- Ariadne -- Armor -- Astrolobe -- Astrology and Astronomy -- Bacchus -- Baptism -- Bath -- Barb -- Birds -- Birth -- Black death -- Blanche, Duchess of Lancaster -- Boar -- Boccaccio -- Boethius -- Bruges -- Burgundy -- Business and commerce -- Calendar -- Caliope -- Cambridge -- Canterbury -- Cassandra -- Castles -- Catalonia -- Cathedrals -- Childhood -- Chivalry -- Cities, towns, and villages -- Clerk -- Courtly love -- Crow -- Cuckoo -- Daedalus -- Daily life -- Daniel -- Daphne -- Deianira -- Demophon -- Dog -- Dove -- Dreams -- Eagle -- Echo -- Education -- Edward III -- Edward, the Black Prince -- Entertainment -- Estates -- Esther -- Eve -- Falcon -- Fame -- Fashion -- Feudalism -- Food -- Fortune -- Four humors -- Fox -- Franklin -- Friar -- Froissart -- Furniture -- Games -- Gentilesse -- Goose -- Great schism -- Grenada -- Hare -- Helen of Troy -- Heraldry -- Heresy -- Holidays and holy days -- Horse -- Humanism -- Hundred Years War -- Hunting -- Hygiene -- Hypsipyle -- Indulgences -- Jerusalem -- Jews -- Job -- John of Gaunt -- Joseph -- Judas -- v. 2. K-Z: Knight -- Lamech -- Law -- Leather -- Lithuania -- Lollardy -- London -- Lucrece -- Macedonia -- Manciple -- Marriage -- Medea -- Medicine -- Merchant -- Miller -- Monarchy -- Money -- Monk -- Morocco -- Music -- Names -- Narcissus -- Nun -- Pardoner -- Parson -- Peasant Revolt -- Philosophy -- Physician -- Pilgrimage -- Priapus -- Prioress -- Private houses -- Prussia -- Reeve -- Religion -- Richard II -- Rooster and Hen -- Russia -- Science -- Scrope-Grosvenor Trial -- Sex -- Sheep -- Shipman -- Sittingbourne -- Southwark -- Squire -- St. Augustine -- St. Benedict -- St. Bernard -- St. Cecilia -- St. Christopher -- St. Cuthbert -- St. Denis -- St. Dunstan -- St. Edward -- St. Egilius -- St. Frideswide -- St. Giles -- St. Jerome -- St. Julian -- St. Neot -- St. Ronan -- St. Valentine -- Stratford-at-Bow -- Summoner -- Syria -- Tapestry -- Taverns -- Teutonic Knights -- Thessaly -- Thomas a Becket -- Tournaments -- Travel -- Trojan War -- Weapons -- Westminister Abbey -- Wolf -- Wood -- Wool -- Yeoman -- Ypres -- APPENDICES: Genealogy of Edward III -- Map of route to Canterbury.

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Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 --Encyclopedias.


Poets, English--Middle English, 1100-1500--Biography--Encyclopedias.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature--Encyclopedias.

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