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Chaucer and the making of English poetry

P. M. Kean

Chaucer and the making of English poetry

by P. M. Kean

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Published by Routledge and K. Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Technique,
  • Debate poetry, English (Middle) -- History and criticism,
  • Love poetry, English (Middle) -- History and criticism,
  • Narrative poetry, English -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] P. M. Kean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1924 .K36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5340151M
    LC Control Number72193868

    Geoffrey Chaucer ( ) is well known as the Father of English Literature, whose work was crucial in legitimizing literary use of English at a time when the /5.   At a metrical level, the Italian poetic line prompted Chaucer to develop the English decasyllabic line, his most important formal contribution to English poetry. While there were some examples of ten-syllable lines in French poetry, Italian eleven-syllable lines, with their dependence on stress, had more in common with the line that Chaucer Author: Marion Turner.

    Katherine Rocha Gonzalez (11/28/ PM). This poem was really interesting to me This poem really helped me on my poetry project that I had due in two days! Geoffrey Chaucer you did a nice job on making this poem/5.   Chaucer's major poetry Item Preview remove-circle Chaucer's major poetry by Chaucer, Geoffrey, d. ; Baugh, Albert C. (Albert Croll), Publication date Topics Poésie anglaise, English poetry, Poetry Publisher Internet Archive Books. American :

    Chaucer's Dream Poetry in Context Anonymous. In Chaucer’s three dream poems, “The Book of the Duchess“, “The Parliament of Fowles” and the unfinished “House of Fame”, universal issues such as love are explored by a narrator recounting a dream. Jennifer Summit JMEMS 30 00 Topography as historiography: Petrarch, Chaucer, and the making of med. Rome Michel Zink, The enchantment of the MA Johns Hopkins 00 Cary J. Nederman, Worlds of difference: European discourses of toleration Penn State


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Book Description. Originally published in This important work of Chaucerian scholarship deals with two aspects of the poet and his work - his individual achievement and his place in history - and demonstrates that in both these senses Chaucer is a maker of English poetry. Chaucer and the making of English poetry [Kean, P.

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This book is a study of Chaucer's words. It describes how these words became evidence for calling Chaucer the "father of English poetry" but, also, why that label is wrong. It shows that Chaucer's language is, in fact, traditional and argues that his linguistic innovation was as much performance as by: Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kean, P.M.

(Patricia Margaret). Chaucer and the making of English poetry. Originally published in This important work of Chaucerian scholarship deals with two aspects of the poet and his work - his individual achievement and his place in history - and demonstrates that in both these senses Chaucer is a maker of English poetry.

The author explores Chaucer’s narrat. Geoffrey Chaucer (/ ˈ tʃ ɔː s ər /; c. s – 25 October ) was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales.

He has been called the "father of English literature", or, alternatively, the "father of English poetry". He was the first writer buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster en: Elizabeth Chaucer, Thomas Chaucer.

Geoffrey Chaucer poems, quotations and biography on Geoffrey Chaucer poet page. Read all poems of Geoffrey Chaucer and infos about Geoffrey Chaucer. Geoffrey Chaucer known as the Father of English literature, is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to have been buried in Poet's Corner of.

The Canterbury Tales (Middle English: Tales of Caunterbury) is a collection of 24 stories that runs to o lines written in Middle English by Geoffrey Chaucer between and InChaucer became Controller of Customs and Justice of Peace and, inClerk of the King's work. It was during these years that Chaucer began working on his most famous text, The Canterbury : Geoffrey Chaucer.

Chaucer’s wife Philippa, whom he married c. was the sister of Katherine Swynford, the mistress (c. ) and third wife () of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, whose first wife Blanche (d. ) is commemorated in Chaucer’s earliest major poem, The Book of the Duchess.

From Chaucer worked as controller of customs on wool in 3/5(18). Geoffrey Chaucer, the outstanding English poet before Shakespeare. His The Canterbury Tales ranks as one of the greatest poetic works in English. He also contributed in the second half of the 14th century to the management of public affairs as courtier, diplomat, and civil servant.

INTRODUCTION: The age of Chaucer is the first significant period in the literary history of England. In every walk of life there were signs of change. The social, political, religious and literary changes were taking place.

In short, it was an age of change. Geoffrey Chaucer (jĕf´rē chô´sər), c–, English poet, one of the most important figures in English literature. Life and Career The known facts of Chaucer's life are fragmentary and are based almost entirely on official records.

He was born in London between andthe son of John Chaucer, a vintner. By the English Renaissance, poetry critic George Puttenham had identified Chaucer as the father of the English literary canon. Chaucer’s project to create a literature and poetic language for all classes of society succeeded, and today Chaucer still stands as one of.

Geoffrey Chaucer The Founder of Our Language. Overview Edit. While Chaucer achieved fame during his lifetime as a poet, philosopher, alchemist and astronomer, Chaucer also maintained an active career in the civil service as a bureaucrat, courtier, and is best loved today for The Canterbury r is a crucial figure in developing the legitimacy of the vernacular, Middle Born: circa London, England.

Love, Vision and Debate: Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry: Volume 1 (Volume 1) by P.M. Kean. Routledge, Volume 1. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.

In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match. Geoffrey Chaucer known as the Father of English literature, is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to have been buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey.

While he achieved fame during his lifetime as an author, philosopher, alchemist and astronomer, composing a scientific treatise on the astrolabe for his ten year-old son.

The title of Jamie Fumo's new book succinctly expresses the work's main ambitions: to examine the Book of the Duchess as Chaucer’s inaugural poetic venture and to trace its subsequent ‘remakings’ through generations of publishers, readers, imitators and scholars.

While it may seem strange to praise the economy of a page volume dedicated to a line poem, Fumo adeptly navigates Author: Sarah Powrie.

Making Chaucer’s Book of the Duchess: Textuality and Reception is the first comprehensive book-length study of Chaucer’s earliest major narrative poem and its reception.

It provides a rigorous and critically balanced assimilation of the Book of the Duchess, the story of its reception and dissemination, and the major trends in its interpretive history into the fabric of twenty Pages: Chaucer and the making of English poetry, P.

Kean Resource Information The item Chaucer and the making of English poetry, P. Kean represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of Manitoba Libraries.

Chaucer was of course not really responsible for the fact that his southern, London-based English was to set the written standard for all time, but the fact that his written dialect was London.Charles W.

Eliot ENGLISH POETRY, FROM CHAUCER TO GRAY: Volume I Early Edition Hardcover New York P. F. Collier & Son Very Good+ in boards. Spine sunned. Seller Rating: % positive.The article discusses the poem "Book of the Duchess" by the medieval English poet Geoffrey Chaucer, with particular focus given to the poem's exploration of poetry as a vocation and an artistic and the themes of dreaming and sleep.