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Giovanni Boccaccio

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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 | Biography, Books and Facts - Famous Authors

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Giovanni Boccaccio Biography - A significant figure in the history of Italian literature, Giovanni Boccaccio was among the founders of the Renaissance. In spite of ...

Boccaccio - Medieval Life and Times

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Short Biography, facts and interesting information about Giovanni Boccaccio ... Why were these important Medieval people famous and what did they accomplish? ... 1375; Accomplishments and Achievements or why Giovanni Boccaccio was ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Giovanni Boccaccio at Encyclopedia. com. ... borrowed the characters and story of Filostrato to create important works.

Giovanni Boccaccio, 1313-1375 - The History Guide

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A brief biographical sketch of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) ... After 1350 Boccaccio became a diplomat entrusted with important public affairs, and a scholar ...

Giovanni Boccaccio Analysis - eNotes.com

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Although Giovanni Boccaccio's greatest work is the masterfully framed ... Giovanni Boccaccio Achievements (Literary Essentials: Short Fiction Masterpieces)▻.

Giovanni boccaccio - Slideshare

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Oct 12, 2011 ... Giovanni Boccaccio<br />By: KianatZamir<br /> Boccaccio was an Italian novelist , humanist ... containing pagan myths and Christian legends Boccaccio had a major impact on realism, .... <br />Major Achievements<br />; 4.

Dante - Philosopher, Scholar, Poet - Biography.com

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This poem, a great work of medieval literature and considered the greatest work .... a major work since Giovanni Boccaccio wrote a biography of Dante in 1373.

Petrarch - Philosopher, Poet - Biography.com

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... humanism helped foment the intellectual growth and accomplishments of the ... and Giovanni Boccaccio—as the foundation for the modern Italian language.

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Giovanni Boccaccio - New Advent

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Biography and overview of the author's major works. ... Shortly afterwards the elder Boccaccio deserted Giannina, the mother of Giovanni, and brought the boy to ...

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

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Giovanni Boccaccio | Italian poet and scholar | Britannica.com

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Nov 19, 2014 ... Giovanni Boccaccio, (born 1313, Paris, Fr.—died Dec. ... Much more important are two works with themes derived from medieval romances: Il ...

Boccaccio | Italy

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Giovanni Boccaccio was born in midsummer in 1313. ... Over the next few years, Boccaccio traveled through the major cities in Italy performing ... Boccaccio became popular both in literary and diplomatic accomplishments, and he was noticed ...