The Decameron, or Ten Days' Entertainment of [Giovanni] Boccaccio.

By: Boccaccio, Giovanni

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Book Condition: Good


No date, circa 1855. Rear hinge loosening, boards soiled, spine toned with loss of gilt, front free endpaper removed. We have more books available by this author!. 500, [4] pp. Lavender blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. Illustrated with 18 steel engravings. Boccaccio's 14th century collection of 100 stories, controversial at the time for its inclusion of erotic themes, and important today for the details it provides about life in Italy at the time.

Title: The Decameron, or Ten Days' Entertainment of [Giovanni] Boccaccio.

Author: Boccaccio, Giovanni

Categories: Continental,

Publisher: Calvin Blanchard: 1855

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2272713

Keywords: LITERATURE SHORT STORIES,