The Question and Answer section for The Canterbury Tales is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
It was published between 1387–1400.
The main theme of the prologue?
The Pardoner wants people to believe he is doing "holy work" or "hooly werk, his actual "work" is to make money,
And thanne my bulles shewe I, alle and some;
Oure lige lordes seel on my patente,
That shewe I first, my body to warente,
That no man be...