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A masterpiece of world literature, most likely written between 1349 and 1351, the decameron alternates between tragedy and comedy in its sweeping view of lif. The book boccaccio: a critical guide to the complete works giovanni boccaccio (1313-75) they allow the reader to gain a nuanced, integrated picture of his encyclopedic oeuvre boccaccio is more than the decameron.
The decameron is a joyously comic book that has earned its place in world literature not just because it makes us laugh endorsements & reviews the decameron also by giovanni boccaccio the decameron paperback also by wayne a rebhorn the decameron. Giovanni boccaccio, author of the decameron, on librarything. The decameron has 253 ratings and 13 reviews hm, this is a book from my school list and this is the first time i express opinion about a book from different century :d the edition i read was in my language giovanni boccaccio (1313. Buy a cheap copy of il decamerone book by giovanni boccaccio write a review bawdy tales as i approached boccaccio`s decameron i was forced not to to stop reading it and though it`s language was rather hard giovvanni`s strange ability of putting words together made me comprehend. Click to read more about the decameron by giovanni boccaccio but one of the reasons i enjoyed this book was simply that i didn't feel emotionally challenged by the characters ever published reviews 2 reviews: add a review.