• The Parson
    The contents of this page contain information on “The Parson” from Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.
    Excerpts have been taken from:
    Bowden, Muriel. “The Poor Parson and his Brother The Plowman.” A Commentary on the General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales. Macmillan, 1962. pp. 230 - 245. 


    Hallisy, Margaret. "The Parson." A Companion to Canterbury Tales.  Greenwood, 1995. pp. 43 - 44. 


    “The Parson’s Tale: The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.” BookRags.com. BookRags, Inc, 2012. 63. Accessed by 14 Nov. 2012. 


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


    Smith, Esther M. G. "And Was a Povre Persoun of a Toun.” Chaucer's Pilgrims: a Historical Guide to the Pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales.Edited by Laura C. and Robert T. Lambdin,  Praeger, 1999.pp.  256 – 262.

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