Libro The Decameron: Selected Tales PDF

15 de junio de 2017
This edition presents 33 of the 100 tales, with at least two from each of the ten days of storytelling. Boccaccio’s general introduction and conclusion to the work are also included, as are the introduction and conclusion to the first day; the reader is thus provided with a real sense of the Decameron’s framing narrative. Extensive explanatory notes are provided, and the volume is prefaced by a concise but wide-ranging introduction to Boccaccio’s life and times, as well as to the Decameron itself. A unique selection of contextual materials concludes the volume.


Publicado: 15 de junio de 2017
ISBN: 9781460406106
Idioma: Inglés
Nº de páginas: 340

Giovanni Boccaccio