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Each Pilgrim has a second identity!

Chaucer's Pilgrims: the Allegory

“Any[one]studying the Canterbury Tales will find this a fun examination of Chaucer, providing a fresh new look at Chaucer’s intentions and the scholarly debated about his works. This reveals the allegorical meaning of his full cast of pilgrims, from their relationships to their nocturnal wanderings. A ‘must’ for serious readers of Chaucer.”
      —The Bookwatch, December 2000

“Cullen interprets the pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales as representing the zodiac . . . She writes well, making difficult ideas accessible to beginners and sharing her excitement about Chaucer studies. . . . Cullen’s is a thought-provoking addition to literature on this well-studied classic.”
      —Library Journal, September 15, 2000