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The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale in Images

The Wife of Bath
Ellesmere Manuscript
Huntington Library
WoB's Tale Page
Ellesmere Manuscript
Huntington Library
WoB's Prologue page
Ellesmere Manuscript
Huntington Library

The Wife of Bath,
MS Cambridge GG.4.27
Chaucer Society woodcut
of The Wife of Bath,
Based on MS Cambridge

The Wife of Bath,
Pynson Edition, 1492.

Le Roman de la Rose.
Bibliothèque St. Geneviève, Paris.

Marital Bliss
Bible of Manerius
Bibliothèque St. Geneviève, Paris.

The Beginning of the Wife of Bath's Tale from the Kelmscott Chaucer, 1896.
The Wife of Bath's Tale
from Kelmscott Chaucer, 1896.

to the Wife of Bath

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