Ovid and the Canterbury TalesUniversity of Pennsylvania Press Anniversary Collection Anniversary Collection
224 Pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in
- Published: January 1966
- Published: November 2016
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This book is a volume in the Penn Press Anniversary Collection. To mark its 125th anniversary in 2015, the University of Pennsylvania Press rereleased more than 1,100 titles from Penn Press's distinguished backlist from 1899-1999 that had fallen out of print. Spanning an entire century, the Anniversary Collection offers peer-reviewed scholarship in a wide range of subject areas.
"Exhaustive and detailed, this study [proves that] Chaucer knew his Ovid and carried him into his most engaging work. . . . The evidence of the dependency on the Ovidian ethos . . . is presented intelligently and with a conviction that convinces."—Choice