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Creator:
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400.
Title:
Etchings illustrating Chaucer's Canterbury tales / Elisabeth Frink ; introduction and translation by Nevill Coghill.
Alternate Title(s):
Canterbury tales. Selections 1973.
Published/Created:
London : Waddington, 1972.
Physical Description:
[192] p. : ill. ; 67 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B P 4 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B P 4 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Ann and Kenneth Rapoport
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 is no. [C171] of the boxed unbound edition, issued in portfolio, signed by the artist. Copy 2 is no. [A24] of the De Tete edition, signed by the artist. Bound in English hide over millboard, inlaid on front with natural vellum.
At head of title: Elisabeth Frink.
From Manet to Hockney. London, 1985. 149.
Includes full text in modern English, of all the tales. Nineteen full-page plates, illustrating 19 of the tales, included in paging, not numbered. Versos blank.
Contents:
The Prologue -- The Knight's tale -- The Miller's tale -- The Reeve's tale -- The Shipman's tale -- The Prioress's tale -- Tale of St. Tropaz -- The Nun's Priest's tale -- The Pardoner's tale -- The Wife of Bath's tale -- The Summoner's prologue -- The Clerk's tale -- The Merchant's tale -- The Squire's tale -- The Franklin's tale -- The Second Nun's tale -- The Manciple's tale.
Subject Terms:
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. Canterbury tales -- Illustrations.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1973.
Waddington Gallery -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Frink, Elisabeth, 1930-1993.
Coghill, Nevill, 1899-1980.
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