political background in the age of chaucer

Social, Political, Literary and Religious condition during Chaucer’s Age

Social, Political, Literary and Religious condition during Chaucer’s Age

Memorable Points on Chaucer’s Age Chaucer’s Age witnessed three kings-Edward III, Richard II and Henry IV It was the midsummer of English chivalry, which is portrayed in Chaucer’s ‘Knightes Tales’ dealing with successive wars with France and the famous victories of Crecy and Poictiers. The age underwent pestilence after pestilence ravaging the land. In 1348-49…