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Giovanni Boccaccio - Wikipedia

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Giovanni Boccaccio was an Italian writer, poet, correspondent of Petrarch, and an important Renaissance humanist. Boccaccio wrote a number of notable works, ...

Giovanni Boccaccio | Italian poet and scholar | Britannica.com

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May 4, 1999 ... Attempts to use passages from Boccaccio's writings to identify .... other Latin works include De claris mulieribus (1360–74; Concerning Famous ...

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Giovanni Boccaccio was born to a Tuscan merchant, Boccaccio di Chellino and an ... His works were an inspiration for Chaucer and Shakespeare, speaking to the value and timelessness of his work. ... On Famous Women Giovanni Boccaccio.

Giovanni Boccaccio | Biography, Books and Facts - Famous Authors

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Giovanni Boccaccio Biography - A significant figure in the history of Italian literature, ... Giovanni on the other hand was impressed by the works of Dante and ...

Life and works of Giovanni Boccaccio - Certaldo

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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 ...

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Little is known of this period of Boccaccio's life, but his works written between ... of 104 famous women from Eve to Queen Joan of Naples, with moralistic intent).

Boccaccio - New World Encyclopedia

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Boccaccio's characters are notable for their era in that they are realistic, ... 1352 and it was Boccaccio's final effort in literature and one of his last works in Italian.

Giovanni Boccaccio: Biography, Facts & Works | Study.com

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In this lesson, we will explore the life of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375), a world -renowned Italian scholar. We'll look at how his works influenced notable ...

Boccaccio - Medieval Life and Times

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Boccaccio - Famous Medieval Italian writer and one of the founders of the Renaissance. Get Medieval facts and information about the history of Boccaccio.

Boccaccio, Giovanni - Infoplease

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Boccaccio, Giovanni , 1313–75, Italian poet and storyteller, author of the Decameron. ... Other early works include the poem Filostrato, which infused the legendary ... he began the lectures which became his famous Commento on the Inferno.