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Join Chaucer's band of pilgrims on their trip in CliffsNotes at the Canterbury Tales. Chaucer's narrators signify a large spectrum of society with a number of ranks and occupations. From the celebrated and noble Knight, to the pious abbess, the honorable Clerk, the wealthy landowner, the worldly and crude spouse, and on down the dimensions to the low, vulgar Miller and wood worker, and the corrupt Pardoner.
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