The Canterbury Tales is a collection of 24 stories that runs to over 17,000 lines
written in Middle ... a story-telling contest by a group of pilgrims as they travel
together on a journey from Londo...
The Pilgrims The Host (Harry Bailey) The owner of the Tabard Inn, who
volunteers to travel with the pilgrims. He promises to keep everyone happy, be
He accompanies the pilgrims on their journey. It is the Host who devised the
scheme of the tales, proposing that each tell two tales on the way to Canterbury,
The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story Characters ... voice, we
learn the most about his character from the way he describes other pilgrims.
From the Wife of Bath to the Knight to the Pardoner, The Canterbury Tales gives
us characters from all walks of medieval life. Learn more about each with ...
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Geoffrey Chaucer wrote The Canterbury Tales, a collection of stories in a frame ...
It is the story of a group of thirty people who travel as pilgrims to Canterbury ...
He goes on the trip and is also somewhat the proprietor of the tales, for he
suggests that each pilgrim tell two tales on the way to Canterbury and two on the
Time: April/ spring day. Place: Southwark, at the Tabard Inn on their way to
Canterbury. The narrator Chaucer portrays the 29 Canterbury pilgrims.
The pilgrims in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales are extremely well-known figures in
literature, nearly as much so as the often studied and quoted characters of ...