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Decameron (Critical) (Paperback) (Giovanni Boccaccio)

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Winner of the 2014 PEN USA Literary Award for Translation This Norton Critical Edition includes: · Fifty-five judiciously chosen stories from Wayne A. Rebhorn’s translation of The Decameron. · Introductory materials and explanatory footnotes by Wayne A. Rebhorn, along with three maps. · Biographical works by Filippo Villani and Ludovico Dolce along with literary studies by Francesco Petrarca, Andreas Capellanus, and Boccaccio. · Eleven critical essays, including those by Giuseppe Mazzotta, Millicent Marcus, Teodolinda Barolini, Susanne L. Wofford, Luciano Rossi, and Richard Kuhns. · A Chronology and a Selected Bibliography.
Edition: Critical
Number of Pages: 494.0
Genre: Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Norton Critical Editions
Format: Paperback
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Giovanni Boccaccio
Language: English
Street Date: September 21, 2015
TCIN: 50125674
UPC: 9780393935622
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-3057

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