The Chaucerian Narrator.

Author / Editor
Heidtmann, Peter Wallace.

The Chaucerian Narrator.

Dissertation Abstracts International 25.10 (1965): 5905-06A.

Derives a composite "Chaucerian narrator" from the poet's various works, characterized by "naiveté or dull-mindedness," the traditional pose of a "slyly comic writer." Then explores how this nuances of this figure are used to effects in individual narratives in the "four dream poems" TC, and CT.

Chaucer Subjects
Background and General Criticism