In this work of historical speculation Terry Jones investigates the mystery surrounding the death of Geoffrey Chaucer over 600 years ago. A diplomat and brother-in-law to John of Gaunt - one of the most powerful men in the kingdom - Chaucer was celebrated as his country's finest living poet, rhetorician and scholar: the pre-eminent intellectual of his time. And yet nothing is known of his death. In 1400 his name simply disappears from the record. We don't know how he died, where or when; there is no official confirmtion of ...

Who Murdered Chaucer? 2005, Thomas Dunne Books

ISBN-13: 9780312335878


Who Murdered Chaucer? 2004, Methuen Publishing Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780413759207