Coverart for item
The Resource Chaucer's Canterbury tales, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams

Chaucer's Canterbury tales, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams

Label
Chaucer's Canterbury tales
Title
Chaucer's Canterbury tales
Statement of responsibility
retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marcia Williams retells Chaucer's popular tales in comic-strip style. As the pilgrims each tell their tales in turn, discover what happened when old John the carpenter took a young and flirtatious wife, how the students gave the thieving miller his come-uppance, what all women desire, and more.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Marcia
Dewey number
741.5941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
-1400
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chaucer, Geoffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Graphic novels
  • Children's stories, English
  • Fiction 5+
  • General
  • Picture Books for Older Readers
  • Short stories
Summary expansion
A selection of well-loved tales from Chaucer's literary masterpiece retold in humorous comic-strip style. Travel back to Medieval England and join Chaucer and his band of Canterbury pilgrims in this wonderful introduction to one of Britain's greatest literary legacies. These nine well-loved tales, from a host of colourful characters - the Knight, the Miller, the Reeve, the Wife of Bath, the Summoner, the Clerk, the Franklin, the Pardoner and the Nun's Priest - are brought to life with Marcia Williams' trademark witty, comic-strip art, allowing this classic text to be enjoyed by all ages
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Chaucer's Canterbury tales, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Control code
BDZ0007945508
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9781406305623
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
Chaucer's Canterbury tales, retold and illustrated by Marcia Williams
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Control code
BDZ0007945508
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
45 p.
Isbn
9781406305623
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

Library Locations

    • Fulham LibraryBorrow it
      598 Fulham Road Fulham, London, SW6 5NX, GB
      51.4771154 -0.2025884
Processing Feedback ...