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Chanticleer and the Fox: Geoffrey Chaucer, Barbara Cooney: 9780690185614: Amazon.com: Books

1959 Caldecott Medal Winner: Chanticleer and the Fox, illustrated by Barbara Cooney; text: adapted from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales by Barbara Cooney (Crowell)

Also known as the Father of English literature, Geoffrey Chaucer was the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. He was also the first poet to be buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey. Chaucer was also famous as an author, philosopher, alchemist and astronomer. He also had an active career in the civil service as a bureaucrat, courtier and diplomat.

Also known as the Father of English literature, Geoffrey Chaucer was the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. He was also the first poet to be buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey. Chaucer was also famous as an author, philosopher, alchemist

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Chaucer scholars have generally settled on April as the date his pilgrims departed for Canterbury. From the fifteenth-century illustrations from the Ellesmere manuscript of “The Canterbury Tales”: The Manciple.

1972 Caldecott Medal Winner

The 1972 Caldecott Medal winner was Nonny Hogrogian for "One Fine Day.

Anne Anderson - Gateway Chaucer Illustrations from The First Edition of Gateway to Chaucer. Published by Nelson Thomas, London, 1912.

The Gateway to Chaucer. Stories Told by Emily Underdown, From The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer. With Sixteen Coloured Plates and Numerous Marginal Illustrations after Drawings by Anne Anderson. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons,

Ferdinand is the world's most peaceful--and--beloved little bull. While all of the other bulls snort, leap, and butt their heads, Ferdinand is content to just sit and smell the flowers under his favorite cork tree.

The Story of Ferdinand: Munro Leaf, Robert Lawson: Wonderful, classic children's story.

Wife

10 of the Most Powerful Female Characters in Literature

10 Of The Most Powerful Female Characters In Literature- pictured, The Wife of Bath from "The Canterbury Tales".

The wind-in-the-willows by Kenneth Grahame illustrated by Rene Cloke

Free public domain audiobooks for children. //I'm loving my app of public domain audiobooks right now.

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. The first Caldecott Medal winner was in 1938. It was awarded for  "Animals of the Bible, A Picture Book," illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop; text: selected by Helen Dean Fish (Stokes)

Animals Of The Bible by Helen Dean Fish, Dorothy P. Lathrop on Books Tell You Why, Inc.

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The Art of Children's Picture Books: Tales from the Arabian Nights, Gustaf Tenggren

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