It frames a story of characters on a religious pilgrimage to Canterbury.
The characters are a concise portrait of an entire nation.
The pilgrimage is a quest narrative that moves from images of spring and awakening to penance, death, and eternal life.
The characters tell stories that reflect “everyman” in the universal pilgrimage of life.
The Canterbury Tales
The Travellers to Canterbury Working Class Plowman Reeve Host Cook Miller Haberdasher Dyer Carpenter Weaver Carpetmaker
The Travellers to Canterbury Professional Class Military Religious Secular Knight, Squire, Yeoman Nun, 3 Priests, Friar, Parson, Pardoner, Summoner Cleric, Serjeant at Law, Merchant, Skipper, Doctor
The Travellers to Canterbury Upper Class Wife of Bath Franklin
Chaucer’s Snapshot of the Middle Ages Population
Thanks for sharing Carbone Paola Celano Miriam Colucci Maria Rita De Luca Vittorio De Mattia Michela Dente Antonella Fruncillo Gerardina Giliberti Marta Guerriero Adriana Infante Mariana Mamone Capria Stefano Manzo Roberta Palumbo Edoardo Troisi Chiara Tulino Rossella