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' THE CANTERBURY TALES'

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
New production of an extended series of adaptations from Geoffrey Chaucer 's poem in fourteen weekly instalments
Arranged by Nevill Coghill
5-The Shipman's Tale
The Prioress' Tale and Chaucer's Tale of Sir Thopaz
The Shipman's Tale
The Prioress' Tale
Chaucer's Tale of Sir Thopai
Production by Stephen Potter
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Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Chaucer
Arranged By: Nevill Coghill
Production By: Stephen Potter
Shipman: Arthur Young
Wife: Belle Chrystall
Husband: Ronald Simpson
Monk: Carl Bernard
Prioress: Cathleen Nesbitt
Boy: Denise Bryer
Chaucer: Cecil Trouncer
Host: Malcolm Graeme

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' THE CANTERBURY TALES'

Third Programme, 1 August 1949 19.05






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