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!Read Ebook õ Le Décaméron õ Boccace a trente cinq ans enquand, juste effet de la col re de Dieu , clate la grande peste qui flagelle l Italie Compos dans les ann es qui suivent, le Livre des dix journ es s ouvrira sur ce tableau apocalyptique, la force grandiose et terrible, qui n a rien envier la description de la peste d Ath nes chez Thucydide C est en effet dans ce contexte que sept jeunes filles courtoises et trois jeunes hommes qui ont conserv leur noblesse d me se retirent sur les pentes enchanteresses de Fiesole pour fuir la contagion de Florence, devenue un immense s pulcre, et pendant deux semaines se r unissent l ombre des bosquets et se distraient chaque jour par le r cit de dix nouvelles, une pour chacun, tant t sur un sujet libre, tant t sur un sujet fix l avance pour tous, par la reine ou le roi de la journ e Tel est le premier chef d uvre de la prose litt raire en langue vulgaire Permit me to offer another roar of support for reading The Decameron A divine mathematical structure ten parts of ten chapters with ten characters told over ten days props up this rollicking ride of classic storytelling A modern translation this ed from J.G Nichols renders the original in all its libidinous, virtuous mischief, making each page a rapturous pleasure to turn This book needs no further endorsement from me Make arrangements to read The Decameron before your fatal heart a Permit me to offer another roar of support for reading The Decameron A divine mathematical structure ten parts of ten chapters with ten characters told over ten days props up this rollicking ride of classic storytelling A modern translation this ed from J.G Nichols renders the original in all its libidinous, virtuous mischief, making each page a rapturous pleasure to turn This book needs no further endorsement from me Make arrangements to read The Decameron before your fatal heart attack Il Decamerone The Decameron, Giovanni Boccacccio The Decameron is a collection of novellas by the 14th century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio 1313 1375 The book is structured as a frame story containing 100 tales told by a group of seven young women and three young men sheltering in a secluded villa just outside Florence to escape the Black Death, which was afflicting the city Boccaccio probably conceived of The Decameron after the epidemic of 1348, and completed it by 1353 The various Il Decamerone The Decameron, Giovanni Boccacccio The Decameron is a collection of novellas by the 14th century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio 1313 1375 The book is structured as a frame story containing 100 tales told by a group of seven young women and three young men sheltering in a secluded villa just outside Florence to escape the Black Death, which was afflicting the city Boccaccio probably conceived of The Decameron after the epidemic of 1348, and completed it by 1353 The various tales of love in The Decameron range from the erotic to the tragic Tales of wit, practical jokes, and life lessons contribute to the mosaic In addition to its literary value and widespread influence for example on Chaucer s The Canterbury Tales , it provides a document of life at the time Written in the vernacular of the Florentine language, it is considered a masterpiece of classical early Italian prose 2018 1282 1338 14 1379 876 1393 9789645676108 13481280 1282 12821338 137970 1381 1351 1353 I guess this might be a good time to finally finish reading this I started this book twice in the past, in 2010 and 2014 but never managed to finish. After a couple of years, two attempts and two different editions, I have finally finished this book The first great literary accomplishment of 2016.All I can say is that the history of humanity lies on every page of this book Virtues and defects that have illuminated and darkened human existence were eloquently expressed by Boccaccio s brilliant pen that concocted, with mastery and otherworldly wit, one hundred tales told by seven young ladies and three young men who, to contextualize this fin After a couple of years, two attempts and two different editions, I have finally finished this book The first great literary accomplishment of 2016.All I can say is that the history of humanity lies on every page of this book Virtues and defects that have illuminated and darkened human existence were eloquently expressed by Boccaccio s brilliant pen that concocted, with mastery and otherworldly wit, one hundred tales told by seven young ladies and three young men who, to contextualize this fine collection, fled the magnificent city of Florence a place I adore and with which I have a bond that goes beyond the origin of my name and ancestry , trying to escape from the Black Death These stories are mostly about the connections between intelligence and fortune and how the sort of picaresque characters manage to achieve success Often involving eroticism Boccaccio must have been the E.L James of his time but, you know, with writing skills , these tales accentuate the distance from medieval ideals, focusing on the actual human being.Anyway, I started reading this collection in 2013 and failed miserably Statistics06 25 2013 marked as currently reading09 22 2013 page 590 64.0%01 02 2014 marked as will i ever finish it12 10 2015 marked as started reading from page 1, clandestinely12 20 2015 marked as currently reading, officially02 13 2016 marked as finishedBut, as you see, this year I made it It ended up being a rather special read for me, since I happen to have a photo of a loyal companion sitting by my side, a devoted witness of my struggle with his beautiful amber eyes on me, which I can only visualize now view spoiler Hey, he s not dead He s just not with me any hide spoiler A lovely memory is now attached to this wonderful book.May 9, 16 Also on my blog Photo credit Charlie and book me