Troilus and Criseyde Setting & Symbolism

This Study Guide consists of approximately 32 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Troilus and Criseyde.
This section contains 343 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Troilus and Criseyde Study Guide

Ancient Troyappears in All Books

A large walled city under the leadership of King Priam. At the time of the poem, Troy is under attack by the Greeks.

Troilus' Homeappears in All Books

Where Troilus spends much of his time while not at battle, holed up in his rooms, weeping in grief over his love for Criseyde

Pandarus' Homeappears in Books II-V

The home of Troilus' friend and Criseyde's uncle, Pandarus. It is here that Pandarus arranges for the lovers to meet secretly and spend the night together.

Criseyde's Homeappears in Books II-V

A stately home where the widow Criseyde lives with several nieces and attending ladies. The house is boarded up when she leaves for the Greek camps and Troilus passes by it to remind him of his days with Criseyde.

Deiphebus' Homeappears in Book II

(read more from the Objects/Places section)

This section contains 343 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Troilus and Criseyde Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Troilus and Criseyde from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.