• The Wife of Bath
     
    The contents of this page contain information on “The Wife of Bath” from Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.
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    Beidler, Peter G. "Chaucer's Wife of Bath's "Foot-Mantel" and Her "Hipes Large." Project MUSE. Accessed by  12 Oct. 2012.

     

    Bowden, Muriel. “The Good Wife of Juxta Bathon.” A Commentary on the General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales. Macmillan, 1962. pp. 214 – 229. 
     

     

    Hallisy, Margaret. "The Wife of Bath." A Companion to Canterbury Tales.  Greenwood, 1995. pp. 42 - 43.

     

    “Notes: The Wife of Bath.” Towson.edu. Accessed by 12 Oct.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 Wife of Bath in The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story" Shmoop.com. Shmoop University, Inc., 11 Nov. 2008. Accessed by 19 Dec. 2012.

     

    Slover, Judith. "A Good Wive Was Ther of Biside Bath.” Chaucer's Pilgrims: a Historical Guide to the Pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales.Edited by Laura C. and Robert T. Lambdin,  Praeger, 1999. pp. 243 - 255. 


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

     
    “The Wife of Bath’s Prologue and Tale: The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.” BookRags.com. BookRags, Inc, 2012. 38 - 39. Accessed by  14 Nov. 2012.
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