• The Merchant
     
    The contents of this page contain information on “The Merchant” from Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.
    Excerpts have been taken from:
     
    Bowden, Muriel. “The Dignified Merchant.” A Commentary on the General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales.  Macmillan, 1962. pp. 146 - 154.

     

    Hallisy, Margaret. "The Merchant." A Companion to Canterbury Tales. Greenwood, 1995. pp. 34. 

     

    “The Merchant’s Prologue and The Merchant’s Tale: The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.” BookRags.com. BookRags, Inc, 2012. 46-47. Accessed by  14 Nov. 2012. 

     

    Reale, Nancy M. "A Marchant Was Ther With a Forked Beard." Chaucer's Pilgrims: a Historical Guide to the Pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales. Edited by Laura C. and Robert T. Lambdin,  Praeger, 1999. pp. 93 – 107.

     

    Schmidt, A.V.C., ed. “Commentary: The General Prologue.” The General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales and The Canon’s Yeoman’s Prologue and Tale.  Holmes & Meier, 1974. pp. 123 – 151. 

     

    Shmoop Editorial Team. "The Merchant in The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story" Shmoop.com. Shmoop University, Inc., 11 Nov. 2008. Accessed by 11 Dec. 2012.

     

    Teaching Resources A: Adventures in English Literature.  Holt, 1996. pp. 88 – 92.