Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 3912
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Beidler , Peter G.
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  • Title: The Price of Sex in Chaucer's "Shipman's Tale" [value of the 100 francs that the wife of the merchant of St. Denis charged the monk for one night of sex].
  • Source: Chaucer Review 31, 1 ( 1996): Pages 5 - 17.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Chaucer, Geoffrey, Poet- Canterbury Tales- Shipman's Tale Economics Literature- Verse Money Prices Sexuality in Literature Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: Lehigh University
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  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00092002
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