Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, .
First edition/first printing in Very Good condition with gift inscription on the front flyleaf and sunned boards in a price-clipped Very Good- dust-jacket with creasing and chipping along the edges and tape on the upper spine.
Author gives useful guidance in the matter of Chaucer's language and tells much of the story by means of vivid autobiographical passages quoted with modernized spelling from the poet's works; 144 pages.