• The Prioress
    The contents of this page contain information on “The Prioress” from Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.
    Excerpts have been taken from:
    Bowden, Muriel. “The Prioress, Her Chaplain, and Her Priest.” A Commentary onthe General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales.  Macmillan, 1962. pp. 92 – 105. 


    Chute, Marchette. S"ketches of the Characters in The Canterbury Tales." Readings on The Canterbury Tales. Edited by Don Nardo.  Greenhaven, pp. 1997. 123 - 124. 


    Hallisy, Margaret. "The Prioress." A Companion to Canterbury Tales. Greenwood, 1995. pp. 26 - 29.


    Hourigan, Maureen. "Ther Was Also A Nonne, A Prioresse.” Chaucer's Pilgrims: a Historical Guide to the Pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales. Edited by Laura C. and Robert T. Lambdin,  Praeger, 1999.  pp. 38 - 46.


    “The Prioress’s Prologue and Tale: The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.” BookRags.com. BookRags, Inc, 2012. 58 - 59. Web. 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. New York: Holmes & Meier, 1974. 123 – 151. Print. 


    Shmoop Editorial Team. "The Prioress in The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story" Shmoop.com. Shmoop University, Inc., 11 Nov. 2008. Web. 13 Dec. 2012.

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