Chaucer Project

Chaucer Project

Chaucer Project
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Medievalist Edith Rickert at work on the Chaucer Project. The project's initial goal was to establish an authoritative text of the Canterbury Tales. Miss Rickert and her collaborator John Matthews Manly, professor of English, achieved their objective by collecting, photographing, and collating all extant Chaucer manuscripts.
Rickert, Edith, 1871-1938 | Chaucer, Geoffrey, died 1400. Canterbury tales | College teachers | Scholars | Court rolls
Photographic prints; 15.1 x 19.6 cm
London, England
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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