• The Summoner
     
    The contents of this page contain information on “The Summoner” from Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.
    Excerpts have been taken from:
     
    Bowden, Muriel. “The Summoner Who Had a “Fyr-Reed” Face.” A Commentary on theGeneral Prologue to the Canterbury Tales.  Macmillan, 1962. pp. 262 – 273.

     

    Hallisy, Margaret. "The Summoner." A Companion to Canterbury Tales.  Greenwood, 1995. pp. 48 - 49.

     

    Keller, James. "A Summonour Was Ther With Us In That Place.” Chaucer's Pilgrims: a Historical Guide to the Pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales. Edited by Laura C. and Robert T. Lambdin, Praeger, 1999. pp. 300 - 313.

     

    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 Summoner in The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story" Shmoop.com. Shmoop University, Inc., 11 Nov. 2008. Accessed by 19 Dec. 2012.

     

    “The Summoner’s Prologue and Tale: The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.” BookRags.com. BookRags, Inc, 2012. 49 - 50 Accessed by 14 Nov. 2012. 


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