The eBook “Canterbury Tales and Other Poems” is an electronic version of Geoffrey Chaucer which was originally written in Middle English during the 14th century.
The collection of stories found in “Canterbury Tales and Other Poems” is written in verse although there are some passages and materials that are in prose format.
The collection of work found here deals with a story narrated by a group of pilgrims that travelled from Southwark to the Saint Thomas Becket shrine in Canterbury.
The “Canterbury Tales and Other Poems” was Chaucer's magnum opus. He wrote each story to give an insight regarding how British society was like during his time using a lot of irony.
The work “Canterbury Tales and Other Poems” contains Chaucer's quadri-lingual specialization in the fields of law, philosophy and other subject matters as well as the various uncertainties that surrounded English society.