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2 edition of tale of wonder found in the catalog.

tale of wonder

Sigmund Eisner

tale of wonder

a source study of The Wife of Bath"s tale.

by Sigmund Eisner

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Published by Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey, -- 1340?-1400.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBurt Franklin: Research and source works series, 405, Essays in literature & criticism, 41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18566201M

      Tales of Wonder Contents: A tale of London -- Thirteen at table -- The city on Mallington Moor -- Why the milkman shudders when he perceives the dawn -- The bad old woman in black -- The bird of the difficult eye -- The long porter's tale -- The loot of Loma -- The secret of the sea -- How Ali came to the Black Country -- The Bureau d'Exchange.


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