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The prologue and characters of Chaucer's pilgrims,Canterium tale. Selections

The prologue and characters of Chaucer's pilgrims,Canterium tale. Sele...

"The original reading is copied from the edition of Thomas Speight, printed anno 1687; and the translation from Mr. Ogle's edition, 1741." Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1824 Keynes, G.L.... More

Where, in the name of Chaucer, did you get this comprehension -- of life?

Where, in the name of Chaucer, did you get this comprehension -- of li...

(DLC/PP-1934:0045). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Joy Rider" by Joseph Hergesheimer, Saturday evening post, 189:18 (Dec. 23, 1916).

[North Reading Room, east wall. Detail of mural by Ezra Winter illustrating the characters in the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer. Library of Congress John Adams Building, Washington, D.C.]

[North Reading Room, east wall. Detail of mural by Ezra Winter illustr...

Photograph shows left half of the mural on the east wall. According to the inscription the figures are (left to right): "The Merchant, with his Flemish beaver hat and forked beard; the Friar; the Monk; the Fran... More

[North Reading Room, west wall. Detail of mural by Ezra Winter illustrating the characters in the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer. Library of Congress John Adams Building, Washington, D.C.]

[North Reading Room, west wall. Detail of mural by Ezra Winter illustr...

Photograph shows right half of the mural. According to the inscription, this mural on the west wall shows (left to right): "... the clerk of Oxenford, reading his beloved classics; the manciple; the sailor; the... More

[North Reading Room, west wall. Mural by Ezra Winter illustrating the characters in the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer. Library of Congress John Adams Building, Washington, D.C.]

[North Reading Room, west wall. Mural by Ezra Winter illustrating the ...

According to the inscription, this mural on the west wall shows (left to right): "The Miller, in the lead, piping the band out of Southwark; the Host of Tabard Inn; the Knight, followed by his son, the young Sq... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, CA

John G. Kennedy House, 423 Chaucer Street, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Coun...

Significance: This spacious residence is an excellent example and representative work of Julia Morgan, a prominent California architect during the early twentieth century who was patronized by the Hearst family... More