About Geoffrey Chaucer

Works Online

Book of the Duchesse
Canterbury Tales
The House of FAME
The Legend of Good Women
The Parliament of Fowles


Approx 1340 Geoffrey Chaucer was born in London. He was the son of a prosperous wine merchant and deputy to the king`s butler, and his wife Agnes

Approx 1357 Geoffrey is a page in the household of Prince Lionel. He then served with the army of Edward III in France, and was captured and ransomed

Approx 1360 Chaucer married Philippa Roet, lady in waiting to Queen Philippa.

1387 Chaucer began his master work, The Canterbury Tales

10/25/1400 Geoffrey Chaucer died, and was buried at Westminster Abbey.

1555 A monument was erected to Geoffrey Chaucer

Resources On The Web

Chaucer MetaPage - mass amounts of links for Chaucer

The Geoffry Chaucer Page - Contains Chaucer info directly from Harvard!

Geoffrey Chaucer - Time line, Links, Works etc...

New Advent - A Catholic view of Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer an overall survey - General info on Geoffrey Chaucer




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