The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas Tyrwhitt

The Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas Tyrwhitt

624 pages first pub 1390 (editions)

fiction classics poetry adventurous challenging funny slow-paced

Description

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United ...

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Moods

funny 65%
adventurous 58%
challenging 55%
lighthearted 36%
reflective 24%
dark 14%
informative 13%
emotional 5%
relaxing 4%
inspiring 3%
mysterious 3%
sad 3%
tense 3%

Pace

slow 61%
medium 33%
fast 4%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 35% | A mix: 28% | Plot: 25% | N/A: 10%

Strong character development?

No: 54% | It's complicated: 27% | N/A: 9% | Yes: 9%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 40% | No: 37% | Yes: 18% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 47% | No: 35% | It's complicated: 12% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 23% | N/A: 5%

Average rating

3.34

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