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The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Merchant Timeline and Summary

  • The Merchant's portrait is the seventh in the General Prologue.
  • The Merchant details his marital woes in his Prologue.
  • The Merchant is the tenth to tell his tale, after the Clerk and before the Squire.

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