Chaucer and the subject of history / Lee Patterson.
By: Patterson, Lee.Material type: TextPublisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c1991Description: xiv, 489 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 029912830X; 9780299128302; 0299128342 (pbk.); 9780299128340 (pbk.).Subject(s): Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Knowledge -- History | Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Political and social views | Historical poetry, English -- History and criticism | History, Ancient, in literature | Social problems in literature | Middle Ages in literatureAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Chaucer and the subject of history.; Online version:: Chaucer and the subject of history.DDC classification: 821/.1 LOC classification: PR1933.H57 | P38 1991Other classification: 18.05
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-476) and index.
"Thirled with the poynt of remembraunce" : the Theban writing of Anelida and Arcite -- Troilus and Criseyde and the subject of history -- Knight's Tale and the crisis of chivalric identity -- From tragedy to comedy through the Legend of Good Women -- Miller's Tale and the politics of laughter -- Wife of Bath and the triumph of the subject -- Chaucerian commerce : bourgeois ideology and poetic exchange in the Merchant's and Shipman's Tales -- Subject of confession : the Pardoner and the rhetoric of penance.