18 Jan - 30 min - Uploaded by Erika SOS Books The Canterbury Tales Prologue read by J.B. Bessinger Jr. -or at least some of it until the tape. 8 Dec - 58 min - Uploaded by alfonso The Canterbury Tales audiobook by Geoffrey Chaucer (c. ). Edited by D. Laing. 12 Jun - 4 min - Uploaded by Olivia Olson Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales General Prologue, Lines
Professor Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. reads the general prologue and the concluding retraction of Geoffrey Chaucer's “The Canterbury Tales.” The lyrical quality of Chaucer's masterpiece is best appreciated when read aloud by someone fluent in the archaic form of English in which it was written. 1 Jan - 32 min A reading in reconstructed Middle English pronunciation of the first lines of the General. Nativlang Middle English Pronunciation Guide. Audio clips of consonants and vowels The Canterbury Tales Prologue in Middle English.
Issued as part of the Linguaphone series 'English Pronunciation through Centuries'. Middle English: lines from Chaucer's Prologue to ' Canterbury Tales'. Prologue to the Canterbury Tales of the Prologue to the Canterbury Tales, Lines by Geoffrey Chaucer. Language: Middle English. Chaucer wrote the Canterbury Tales some seven hundred years ago. Many students also memorize the beginning of the general prologue. This Middle English learning website is an attempt to provide quick, usable information. The Prologue. Click on the link next to the line to hear the audio file (sound file), reading the. The text and audio recording of the General Prologue to Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. Professor Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. reads the general prologue and the audio. A Reading from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. Publication date of this seminal work of literature, all in the original Middle English.