Geoffrey Chaucer Quotes (136 quotes)




Geoffrey Chaucer
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The Legend of Good Women: By Geoffrey Chaucer (2008 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605018072
Geoffrey Chaucer
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The Canterbury Tales, The Clerk's Tale, line 118: "For though we sleep or wake, or roam, or ride, time forever flees away; it will tarry for no person"
Geoffrey Chaucer
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The Canterbury Tales, The Squire's Tale, line 610
Geoffrey Chaucer
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Canterbury Tales (selected) (1970 edition), Barron's Educational Series - ISBN: 9780812000399
Geoffrey Chaucer
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Works of Geoffrey Chaucer: Including the Canterbury Tales, Troilus and Cressida and More (2009 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605018041
Geoffrey Chaucer
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The Riverside Chaucer (2008 edition), Oxford University Press - ISBN: 9780199552092
Geoffrey Chaucer
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Canterbury Tales (selected) (1970 edition), Barron's Educational Series - ISBN: 9780812000399


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Born: 1343

Died: October 25, 1400 (aged 57)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet, author,  poet,  philosopher, bureaucrat,  diplomat

Bio: 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.

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