Illustrated Canterbury Tales (Illustrated Story Collections)
Illustrated Canterbury Tales - Illustrated Story Collections Author:Geoffrey Chaucer, Sarah Courtauld (Adaptor), Susanna Davidson (Adaptor), Abigail Wheatley (Adaptor) A lively re-telling of the medieval classic. — One fine spring day, thirty pilgrims set off from Harry Bailey's inn in Southwark for the shrine of Thomas A Becket in Canterbury. The innkeeper makes an offer that none of the travellers can refuse: a free dinner at his inn, on their return, to the person who can tell the best story. So begins t... more »he assortment of tales from such varied characters as the Knight, the Wife of Bath, the Miller and many more.
From the original by Geoffrey Chaucer ; retold by Sarah Courtauld, Susanna Davidson & Abigail Wheatley ; illustrated by Maria Surducan & Ian McNee.« less