Britain 英國風 The Island Race
Where is Chaucer buried?
, the writer of one of
best-known works, died on this date in 1400. His
is a collection of stories that tell of human
and idiosyncrasies, told by a gathering of pilgrims to pass the time as they journey from
. The tales are mostly written in verse, each in the literary style of the particular storyteller. Chaucer used the services of a
to do the actual writing of the book, which was written in
. When Chaucer died, he was interred in
; he was the first to be buried in the section called the
are among the other writers whose final resting place is in the Poet's Corner.