Chaucer and the Horse.

Author / Editor
Dent, A. A.

Chaucer and the Horse.

Proceedings of the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society 9 (1959): 1-12.

Investigates the "equestrian vocabulary" used by Chaucer, with particular attention to GP, but including his other references to horses, their tackle, colors, names, conditions, movements, etc., clarifying the denotations of the terminology. Includes b&w reproductions of thirteen of the pilgrim-portraits from the Ellesmere manuscript, interleaved and unpaginated, with commentary on these portraits in an Appendix.

Chaucer Subjects
Language and Word Study
General Prologue to the Canterbury Tales
Manuscripts and Textual Studies