Irony in "The Miller's Tale" Analytical Essay by Master Researcher

Irony in "The Miller's Tale"
Examines the role of irony in respect to punishment in Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Miller's Tale".
# 39402 | 1,650 words | 5 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Oct 08, 2003 in Literature (English) , English (Analysis)

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This paper discusses the role of irony in "The Miller's Tale", a chapter from Geoffrey Chaucer's work, "The Canterbury Tales". The role of irony is best found in the punishments that befall the three main male characters - those of John, Nicholas, and Absolon - at the conclusion of the story.

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