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Geoffrey Chaucer (–1400)

Author of The Canterbury Tales

Includes the names: G. Chaucer, Geoff Chaucer, Geoffre Chaucer, Jeffrey Chaucer, CHAUCER GEOFREY, Geoffry Chaucer, Geoffry Chaucer, Geofrey Chaucer, Dzheffri Ghoser, Geffrey Chaucer ... (see complete list), Jeoffrey Chaucer, Geoffroy Chaucer, Geoffrey Chauser, Goeggrey Chaucer, Goeffrey Chaucer, Geoffery Chaucer, Geoggrey Chaucer, Geofrrey Chaucer, Geoffery Chaucer, Geoffrey Chauser, Goeffrey Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer, Geoffory Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucher, Geoffrey Chauncer, ג'פרי צוסר, Geoffrey] [Chaucer, Goeffery  Chaucer, ג'פרי צ'וסר, Chaucer/nicolson_n_a, d. 1400 Geoffrey Chaucer, Джеффри Чосер, ג'פרי צ'וסר, WYATT A J (EDITOR) CHAUCER GEOFFERY, Geoffrey Chaucer and J. U. Nicolson, translated by Nevil Coghill Chaucer, translated by Vincent Hopper Chaucer, Skeat Geoffrey Chaucer, Walter, [ed.], Ed By A C Spearing - Geoffrey Chaucer, edited by Daniel Cook Geoffrey Chaucer, Daniel (editor) Geoffrey; Cook Chaucer, Chaucer. Translated by Nevill Coghill., Ill. by Rockwell Kent Geoffrey Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer - A.C. Cawley version, Beverly (editor) Geoffrey; Boyd Chaucer, E.T. Geoffrey; Donaldson Chaucer, editor, Geoffrey Chaucer; And Notes Introduction, Geoffrey Chaucer - Nevil Coghill version, Geoffrey Chaucer - J.A.W.Bennett (editor), Malcolm (Editor) Geoffrey. Andrew Chaucer, Charles W (editor) Geoffrey; Dunn Chaucer, Walter (edited) Geoffrey and Skeat Chaucer, Nevill (translator) Geoffrey; Coghill Chaucer, Geoffrey; R.M. Lumiansky [translator] Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer and Robert D. French (Editor), Illustrated by Barbara Cooney Geoffrey Chaucer, Coghill Neville (translator) Chaucer Geoffrey;, CHAUCER GEOFFREY ( TRANSLATED BY NEVILL COGHILL), John; Revi Geoffrey; Edited by Warrington Chaucer, George Philip Krapp Geoffrey Chaucer, Trans., Eri, Geoffrey Chaucer; (Translator) Frank Ernest Hill;, Geoffrey Chaucer. Translated Unto Modern Prose By, Geoffrey; Translated By Frannk Ernest HILL CHAUCER, Geoffrey Chaucer; With Introduction And Notes Edit, Geoffrey Chaucer; Rendering Into Modern English Ge, Geoffrey Chaucer; George Philip Krapp (translator)

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