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The magic of machinery: A context for Chaucer's Franklin's tale (1985)


Description “It is the purpose of this study to suggest that the magic tricks in The Franklin's tale were chosen to correspond with...contemporary automated devices.”

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Authors & Contributors
North, John David
Voigts, Linda Ehrsam
Eisner, Sigmund
Edwards, A. S. G.
Hanna, Ralph
Lawler, Traugott
Journal of the British Astronomical Association
Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies
English Language Notes
Dissertation Abstracts International. A
Stud. Age Chaucer
Sudhoffs Archiv: Zeitschrift fuer Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Rutgers University Press
University Press of Florida
Clarendon Press
Duquesne University Press
Cornell University Press
Ohio State University
Spherical astronomy; astrometry
Measuring instruments
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Mandeville, John
Trevisa, John
Shakespeare, William
Time Periods
14th century
15th century
British Isles

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