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The Canterbury tales and the good society, Paul A. Olson

Label
The Canterbury tales and the good society
Title
The Canterbury tales and the good society
Statement of responsibility
Paul A. Olson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olson, Paul A
Dewey number
821/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1875.S63
LC item number
O4 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Social problems in literature
  • Literatura y sociedad
  • Problèmes sociaux dans la littérature
  • Littérature et société
  • The Canterbury Tales (Chaucer)
Label
The Canterbury tales and the good society, Paul A. Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Chaucer, social theory, and fourteenth-century history -- Introduction. On looking at the meaning of Chaucer's language -- 1. The general prologue, the three-estate theory, and the "age and body" of the time -- Part II: The Canterbury tales on temporal lords: Tales of the court and country -- 2. The order of the passion and internal order: The tales of the knight, the miller, and the reeve -- 3. The lawyer's tale and the history of Christian English law -- 4. Chaucer on temporal power and art: Thopas and Melibee -- Part III: The Canterbury tales on the spiritual power -- 5. Stratford's nunnery, sapience, and monasticism's critical role -- 6. Monasticism's royal claim: Uthred, Wyclif, and the realms beyond tragedy -- 7. The hierarchy's keys: Summmoner, pardoner and the abuse of love -- 8. Summoner wrath on friar perfection: The apostolate of Friar John and Lay Brother Thomas -- 9. The sect of the wife of Bath and the quest for perfection: The wife, the merchant, and the franklin and their new materialism -- In conclusion: The parson's tale and reason's reconstruction
Control code
14716678
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 323 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691066936
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86042852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)958731
Label
The Canterbury tales and the good society, Paul A. Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Chaucer, social theory, and fourteenth-century history -- Introduction. On looking at the meaning of Chaucer's language -- 1. The general prologue, the three-estate theory, and the "age and body" of the time -- Part II: The Canterbury tales on temporal lords: Tales of the court and country -- 2. The order of the passion and internal order: The tales of the knight, the miller, and the reeve -- 3. The lawyer's tale and the history of Christian English law -- 4. Chaucer on temporal power and art: Thopas and Melibee -- Part III: The Canterbury tales on the spiritual power -- 5. Stratford's nunnery, sapience, and monasticism's critical role -- 6. Monasticism's royal claim: Uthred, Wyclif, and the realms beyond tragedy -- 7. The hierarchy's keys: Summmoner, pardoner and the abuse of love -- 8. Summoner wrath on friar perfection: The apostolate of Friar John and Lay Brother Thomas -- 9. The sect of the wife of Bath and the quest for perfection: The wife, the merchant, and the franklin and their new materialism -- In conclusion: The parson's tale and reason's reconstruction
Control code
14716678
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 323 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691066936
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
86042852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)958731

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