The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale


  • Beidler P G ed. (1996) Geoffrey Chaucer The Wife of Bath, Bedford Books, Boston and New York, USA.
  • Boitani P and Mann J (ed.) (2003) The Cambridge Companion to Chaucer, Cambridge University Press, England.
  • Evans R and Johnson L (1994) Feminist Readings in Middle English Literature: The Wife of Bath and her sect, Routledge, London and New York.
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  • Lochrie K (1999) Covert Operations: the Medieval Uses of Secrecy, University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia.
  • Mann J (1991) Feminising Chaucer, D S Brewer, England.
  • McCarthy C (2004), Marriage in Medieval England, The Boydell Press.
  • Rooney A (1989) State of the Art Geoffrey Chaucer: A guide through the critical maze, The Bristol Press, England.

Websites - Middle English Dictionary provided by the University of Michigan. It can be searched online through Google, but unfortunately clicking a link might not access it. An invaluable resource. - Chaucer Metapage – links to everything you need to know and more! - excellent summaries of the debates about Chaucer in literary studies journals and books. a very useful Chaucer Name Dictionary.

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