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9780141191331 608e8b2cac68a68afa5af183 Tales from the Decameron https://cdn1.storehippo.com/s/607fe93d7eafcac1f2c73ea4/60ae4ef3e02f8f50955b7c75/webp/9780141191331-us.jpg Bawdy and moving, hilarious and reflective - these stories offer the very best of Boccaccio's Decameron in a brilliant, playful new translation. This hugely enjoyable volume collects the best stories of Boccaccio's masterwork in a fresh, accessible new translation by Peter Hainsworth. It includes such celebrated, thought-provoking tales as 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil' (famously adapted by Keats) and 'Patient Griselda' alongside many boisterous and daring stories featuring faithless wives, philandering priests and curious nuns. 9780141191331
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Tales from the Decameron

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  • ISBN:9780141191331
  • Author: Giovanni Boccaccio
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics
  • Pages: 352
  • Format: Paperback

Book Description

Bawdy and moving, hilarious and reflective - these stories offer the very best of Boccaccio's Decameron in a brilliant, playful new translation. This hugely enjoyable volume collects the best stories of Boccaccio's masterwork in a fresh, accessible new translation by Peter Hainsworth. It includes such celebrated, thought-provoking tales as 'Isabella and the Pot of Basil' (famously adapted by Keats) and 'Patient Griselda' alongside many boisterous and daring stories featuring faithless wives, philandering priests and curious nuns.

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