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Biography of geoffrey chaucer, father of english literature: author of the canterbury tales, troilus and criseyde and book of the duchess. The exact date and place of geoffrey chaucer's birth are not known the it is likely that young geoffrey attended school at st life after canterbury. Geoffrey chaucer information on the author of canterbury tales study play name geoffrey chaucer knew people from all walks of life: middle class, poor.
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When chaucer was still in his early teens his father got him a job as a page in the household of the countess of ulster he joined the english army in 1359. A summary of general prologue: the knight through the man of law in geoffrey chaucer's the canterbury tales learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of the canterbury tales and what it means. The known facts of chaucer's life are fragmentary and are based almost entirely on official records he was born in london between 1340 and 1344, the son of. What was happening in europe during geoffrey chaucer's lifetime geoffrey chaucer lived from 1343 to 1400 and real-life identities for the wife of bath.