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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 ...

Giovanni Boccaccio | Italian poet and scholar | Britannica.com

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It was probably in 1340 that Boccaccio was recalled to Florence by his father, .... As early as 1360, moreover, Boccaccio's way of life was regarded as austere ...

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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Boccaccio. Medieval Crusaders. Step back into history get Medieval facts and information about the famous people and events of Medieval Life and Times ...

Giovanni Boccaccio, 1313-1375 - The History Guide

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A brief biographical sketch of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375)

Giovanni Boccaccio Biography | List of Works, Study Guides ...

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Boccaccio fell in love with Fiammetta while he lived in Naples, and the character of Fiammetta in The Decameron resembles the Fiammetta in Boccaccio's life.

Boccaccio | Italy

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Boccaccio composed ground-breaking literary works during his lifetime that built ... and influence the path that literature would take in the years following his life.

Giovanni Boccaccio Biography - eNotes.com

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Examine the life, times, and work of Giovanni Boccaccio through detailed author biographies on eNotes.

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...

Boccaccio, Giovanni - Infoplease

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Boccaccio, Giovanni , 1313–75, Italian poet and storyteller, author of the ... story of Troilus and Cressida with the atmosphere of Neapolitan court life; the Teseide  ...

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Decameron Web | Boccaccio - Brown University

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Jan 25, 2014 ... Boccaccio's Life and Works. 1313. Boccaccio is born (July or August) in Certaldo or in Florence to an unknown woman and Boccaccino di ...

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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 , ...

Boccaccio - New World Encyclopedia

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It is believed Boccaccio was tutored by Giovanni Mazzuoli ... Boccaccio returned to Florence in early 1341, avoiding the ...