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Book Information: Troilus and Criseyde

Troilus and Criseyde (1386) [Novel]
by Geoffrey Chaucer Rating: Weighted - 6.8 / Average - 6.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Story of Troilus

Summary :

Often called the first great English novel, Troilus and Cressida, a tragic love story set during the siege of Troy, is Chaucer's masterpiece. Troilus, a valiant warrior, is scornful of love until he catches a glimpse of Cressida. With the help of his friend and her uncle Pandarus, Troilus wins Cressida over. But their happiness is destroyed when, summoned to a Greek camp, Cressida seeks the protection of one Diomede and ultimately betrays Troilus.

Original title: Troilus and Criseyde
Original languages: English


Genre: PoetryEpic and Narrative Poetry

Edition #1: Troilus and Criseyde

Troilus and Criseyde (1971)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Nevill Coghill
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Troilus and Criseyde (1971)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 0140442391
Pages: 332

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