Chaucer: His Life, His Works, His World

Donald R. Howard, Author Ballantine Books $27 (676p) ISBN 978-0-449-90341-4
In this massive biography, winner of a National Book Critics Circle Award, Howard, professor of English at Stanford, scans the public and private events of Chaucer's life for their significance to his humanistic art. ``Written in a Chaucerian spirit of inquiry and empathy, this is arguably the best literary biography of Chaucer to date,'' observed PW. Photos. (Feb.)
Reviewed on: 02/15/1989
Release date: 02/01/1989
Prebound-Sewn - 978-1-4177-1411-7
Show other formats
FORMATS
Discover what to read next
TIP SHEET
MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE
X
X