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The Decameron / Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated by Mark Musa and Peter Bondanella ; with an introduction by Thomas G. Bergin.

Author/Creator:
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375 author.
Publication:
New York : New American Library, [1982]
Format/Description:
Book
xxxiii, 693 pages ; 18 cm
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Standardized Title:
Decamerone. English
Subjects:
Plague -- Europe -- History -- Fiction.
Storytelling -- Fiction.
Plague.
Storytelling.
Europe.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Frame stories.
History.
Allegories.
Frame stories.
Summary:
Set against the background of the Black Death of 1348, 100 linked tales capture the tragedies and comedies of life.
Notes:
"A Mentor book."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 691-693).
Contributor:
Musa, Mark, translator.
Bondanella, Peter, 1943-2017, translator.
Bergin, Thomas Goddard, 1904-1987, writer of introduction.
ISBN:
0451621344
9780451621344
0451627466
9780451627469
OCLC:
9125870