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1st Edition

By Boccaccio Giovanni


264 pages

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Originally translated and published in 1987, this volume contains a full text and translation of Giovanni Boccaccio's Eclogues, alongside textual and historical notes including an explanation of Boccaccio's life, his artistic achievement, and the sources and influences.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 1a. Life of the Author. 1b. Artistic Achievement. 1c. Sources and Influences. 1d. Editorial Policy for this Text and Translation. 1e. Select Bibliography. 2. Text and Translation. 3. Notes. 3a. Historical Background. 3b. Notes on the Eclogues.

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