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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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His father had no sympathy for Boccaccio's literary inclinations and sent him, not .... As early as 1360, moreover, Boccaccio's way of life was regarded as austere ...

Giovanni Boccaccio, 1313-1375 - The History Guide

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

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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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.

Giovanni Boccaccio Biography - eNotes.com

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Giovanni Boccaccio - Certaldo

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Giovanni Boccaccio of Certaldo. ... years he was strongly attracted to the "alma poesis", which, on his tombstone, he identifies as the task and study of his life.

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 ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Giovanni Boccaccio - New Advent

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The "Ameto", written in the two following years, is an allegorical novel, telling, among other love-adventures, the sad story of the life of Boccaccio's mother.

Life of Dante (Oneworld Classics): Giovanni Boccaccio, Philip ...

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Editorial Reviews. Review. "Intimate portrait." —Library Journal. From the Publisher. Hesperus ... Life of Dante (Oneworld Classics) Paperback – October 1, 2009. by ...

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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 ...

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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 - 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 ...