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  • Record Number: 2845
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Raybin , David.
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  • Title: Chaucer's Creation and Recreation of the "Lyf of Seynt Cecile" [concerns how Chaucer fit the translated saint's life into the profane context of the Cantrbury tales; compares the austere otherworldliness of Saint Cecilia with the more complex, spiritual views of the "Canon's Yeoman's Prologue" and "Tale" and other tales].
  • Source: Chaucer Review 32, 2 ( 1997): Pages 196 - 212.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Cecilia, Saint Chaucer, Geoffrey, Poet- Canterbury Tales- Second Nun's Tale Hagiography Literature- Verse Translation Virginity in Literature Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: Eastern Illinois University
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00092002
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