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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
Set against the backdrop of the fourteenth-century Black Death, an anthology of one hundred interlinked tales presents a variety of works recounted by the citizens of Florence--nobles, knights, abbots, nuns, doctors, philosophers, students, peasants, pilgrims, thieves, and others--who have fled the city to escape the plague
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Decamerone
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1313-1375
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boccaccio, Giovanni
Dewey number
853/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4272.E5
LC item number
A395 1995
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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McWilliam, G. H.
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  • Plague
  • Storytelling
Label
The Decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [cxlv]-cli) and indexes
Control code
ocm34772434
Isbn
9780140446296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96117902
Label
The Decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated with an introduction and notes by G.H. McWilliam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [cxlv]-cli) and indexes
Control code
ocm34772434
Isbn
9780140446296
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
96117902

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