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The Resource The decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam

The decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam

Label
The decameron
Title
The decameron
Statement of responsibility
Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
This is a bawdy and entertaining epic of 14th century Florence. 'The Decameron' had an enormous influence on English literature notably Chaucer, Keats, Tennyson and Shakespeare
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1313-1375
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Boccaccio, Giovanni
Dewey number
  • 853.1
  • 853.1
  • 853.1
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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McWilliam, G. H.
Series statement
Penguin classics
Label
The decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This ed. of this translation originally published: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. cxlv-cli) and index
Control code
9780140449303
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1072 p.
Isbn
9780140449303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
Label
The decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam
Publication
Note
This ed. of this translation originally published: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. cxlv-cli) and index
Control code
9780140449303
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1072 p.
Isbn
9780140449303
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps

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