Who is Geoffrey ChaucerArms of Geoffrey Chaucer: Per pale argent and gules, a bend counterchanged Arms of Chaucer (modern), as adopted by his son Thomas Chaucer and as later quartered by his heirs de la Pole Dukes of Suffolk: Argent, a ch...
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Geoffrey Chaucer Poems
- To My Empty Purse
To you, my purse, and to none other wight,
Complain I, for ye be my lady dere;
I am sorry now that ye be light,
For, certes, ye now make me heavy chere; ...
- The Canterbury Tales; The Persouns Tale
PROLOGUE TO THE PERSOUNS TALE ...
- The Complaint Of Chaucer To His Purse
To yow, my purse, and to noon other wight
Complayne I, for ye be my lady dere!
I am so sory, now that ye been lyght;
For certes, but ye make me hevy chere, ...
- The Friar's Tale
This worthy limitour, this noble Frere,
He made always a manner louring cheer* *countenance
Upon the Sompnour; but for honesty* *courtesy
No villain word as yet to him spake he: ...
- The Complaint Unto Pity
Pite, that I have sought so yore agoo
With herte soore and ful of besy peyne,
That in this world was never wight so woo
Withoute deth-- and yf I shal not feyne, ...
Top 10 most used topics by Geoffrey ChaucerGod 38 I Love You 36 Love 36 Good 34 World 31 Never 28 Lady 24 Pray 24 Noble 22 Save 22
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- Burnedprof: geoffrey chaucer or alexander pope would have been great. i imagine voltaire & stendhal, too.
- Welfordwrites: the knight's tale, by geoffrey chaucer. the opening canterbury tale is a lengthy and complicated one within the courtly love tradition that is completely alien to most people today. click the link!
- Artculture101: canterbury cathedral in canterbury, england. part of the high gothic period. geoffrey chaucer’s masterpiece, the canterbury tales, is a collection of stories told by pilgrims on their way to visit st. thomas à becket’s tomb. he was murdered by king henry ii’s knights.
- Chadschimke: the canterbury tales by geoffrey chaucer (1387)
- Thelovepoet: love is blind. ~ geoffrey chaucer