The Canterbury Tales

merchant's tale error?

In GradeSaver's plot summary for the Merchant's Tale (a tale within the Canterbury

Tales collection by Chaucer), it is written that Placebo advises against

January's marriage.

Asked by
Last updated by angie m #63462
Answers 1
Add Yours

Hi Hannah - you're quite right - Placebo just agrees with and flatters Januarie whereas Justinus advises him against marriage.