Master of Arts
Severs, J. Burke
The Merchant's Tale has been cited by several critics as one of Chaucer's less successful efforts to assign a tale appropriate to the personality and attitudes of its teller. This paper is an attempt to examine each of the arguments offered by these ciritics.
Keiser, George R., "The Merchant's tale: relation of tale and teller" (1964). Theses and Dissertations. 3257.