Giovanni Boccaccio was an Italian writer, poet, correspondent of Petrarch, and an
important Renaissance humanist. Boccaccio wrote a ...
Nov 19, 2014 ... Giovanni Boccaccio, (born 1313, Paris, Fr.—died Dec. 21, 1375, Certaldo,
Tuscany [Italy]) Italian poet and scholar, best remembered as the ...
The culture of Giovanni Boccaccio is rooted in the Middle Ages, but his
conception of life points forward to the Renaissance. Like his fellow poet Petrarch
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Jul 30, 2014 ... Bergin 1981 offers an overview of Boccaccio's life, generally ... two of Branca's
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Boccaccio, Giovanni (jōvänˈnē) [key], 1313–75, Italian poet and storyteller,
author of the Decameron. Born in Paris, the illegitimate son of a Tuscan merchant
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Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375), most famous as the author of the Decameron,
is thought to have been born in 1313, based on the evidence of a letter by ...