January's "Aube."

Author / Editor
Kaske, R. E.

January's "Aube."

Modern Language Notes 75.1 (1960): 1-4.

Observes in MerT several commonplaces of the "aube" in the description of January and May's wedding-night, suggesting that they help "to point up the bitterly comic incongruities in January's marriage," and echo details of RvT and TC.

Chaucer Subjects
Merchant and His Tale
Reeve and His Tale
Troilus and Criseyde