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There they remained for ten days, and to amuse themselves each told a tale every day, so that there are a hundred tales in all in The Decameron.
Perhaps he even met Boccaccio, and it is more than likely that he met Petrarch, another great Italian poet who also retold one of the tales of The Decameron.
Sir Patrick, deep in an old Venetian edition of The Decameron, found himself suddenly recalled from medieval Italy to modern England, by no less a person than Geoffrey Delamayn.
Having met the advance made to him, in those terms, he paused, expecting Geoffrey to leave him free to return to the Decameron.
Some critics believe that her garden was the scene of The Decameron, which lends it an additional interest, does it not?
1375: Death of Giovanni Boccaccio, Italian poet |and author who wrote The Decameron.
Seven of the essays deal primarily with the Decameron, while the other eight emphasize the author's other works, or his interpretations of the works of others.
1375: Death of Giovanni Boccaccio, Italian poet and author who wrote The Decameron.
The two resorts will be built in the Chaves Integrated Tourism Area, where the Decameron already has a hotel.
Thus ten scholars have written an extensive analysis of each day focusing on the day's tales, evincing their interconnections within the same day's and other days' tales and within the Decameron at large.
For Jorge Loaiza, of the Decameron, some of the factors that have contributed to the development of the area are the weather (there is little rainfall) and easy access by road.
30 Newbury The Decameron is a collection of 100 novellas by Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio, finished in 1353.