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The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

  

by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Prioress Timeline and Summary

  • The Prioress is the fourth pilgrim Chaucer introduces in the General Prologue.
  • She tells the sixteenth tale, after the Shipman and before Chaucer's Tale of Sir Thopas.

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