Forgot your password?  

The Clerk's Prologue Notes from The Canterbury Tales

This section contains 54 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)

The Canterbury Tales The Clerk's Prologue

The host spots the quiet Clerk reading alone and asks him to tell a tale, not of sin or woe or even boredom, but of happiness and adventure. To the host's very detailed directions, the Clerk responds with a tale that he learned from another clerk from Padua named Petrarch, now deceased.

Follow Us on Facebook