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Margaret of Na·varre

 (nə-vär′, nä-) also Mar·gue·rite de Na·varre (mär′gə-rēt′ də nä-vär′) 1492-1549.
Queen of Navarre (1527-1549) who wrote the Heptameron, an unfinished collection of stories modeled on Boccaccio's Decameron.
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Margaret of Navarre

n
(Biography) Also: Margaret of Angoulême 1492–1549, queen of Navarre (1544–49) by marriage to Henry II of Navarre; sister of Francis I of France. She was a poet, a patron of humanism, and author of the Heptaméron (1558)
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Mar′garet of Navarre′


n.
1492–1549, queen of Navarre 1544–49 and author. Also called Mar′garet of An•gou•lême′ (ˌɑŋ gʊˈlɛm)
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R Jones's (1582) An Heptameron of Civill Discourses is yet another collection of novelle--incorporating tales from Bandello, Cinzio, and Boccaccio--that is interspersed with poems translated by George Whetstone (Tomita, 1991: 243-244).
La poetica constituida a partir de la presencia y accion de Eros, denominada en el autor "La Erotica", esta esbozada en los pasos sucesivos de su obra; aparece desarrollada narrativamente en el Cuaderno de las Tapas Azules de Adan Buenosayres y liricamente en el Dia Sexto del poema Heptameron, al cual nos referiremos aqui.
(9) Minghelli defines Lessicofamigliare not as an autobiography but as a biographical account of the author's family, her analysis portrays Ginzburg's narrative voice as that of the "cantastorie" ("singer of stories"), of the storyteller, initiated in the Italian literary tradition with the Novellino and influential in the works of Boccaccio's Decameron, and later of Marguerite de Navarre's Heptameron.
The frame narrative of George Whetstone's An heptameron of dull discourses (1582) contains the following episode complete with typographically demarcated dictum:
Marguerite de Navarre, sister of King Francois I, includes a scene in her Heptameron (1558) that attests to the negative light in which Italians were popularly cast.
In addition to reproducing anecdotes and quips from jest books and wit books, he makes particular use of George Whetstone's Heptameron of civill discourses (1582).
He followed this comedic essay with a translation of Marguerite de Navarre's The Heptameron, the first full-length translation of this work.
Por el contrario, nos recuerda algunos generos: Por ejemplo, las novelas medievales de caballeria o de amor, libros de cuentos como el Decameron o el Heptameron, los cuentos de las Mil y una noches, las novelas picarescas, textos didacticos, liricos e incluso, como reaccion,las novelas policiacas.
The topics include the survival of customary justice and resistant to its displacement by the new Ordines Iudiciorum as evidence by francophone literature of the high middle ages, women as victims and criminals in the Siete Partidas, wardens and jailers in 14th-century southern France, equal opportunity vengeance in the Heptameron of Marguerite de Navarre, and some cozeners in Shakespeare's England.
No bien el enemigo abandono su lanzadera en el telar del odio, un sueno de gusano cayo sobre mi alma bien defendida por su cascaron Heptameron (1: 351-357) INTRODUCTION