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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

Woodcut of the Wife
of Bath after the
Ellesmere Manuscript.
Hand-colored woodcut of
The Wife of Bath from
the 2nd Caxton ed., 1483.

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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