Ackroyd Peter – The Canterbury Tales – A Retelling

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Ackroyd’s retelling of Chaucer’s classic isn’t exactly like the Ethan Hawke’d film version of Hamlet, but it’s not altogether different, either. Noting in his introduction that the source material is as close to a contemporary novel as Wells Cathedral is to an apartment block, Ackroyd translates the original verse into clean and enjoyable prose that clears up the roadblocks readers could face in tackling the classic. The Knight’s Tale, the first of 24 stories, sets the pace by removing distracting tics but keeping those that are characteristic, if occasionally cringe-inducing, like the narrator’s insistence on lines like, Well. Enough of …

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