The Decameron


  1. ^ "Giovanni Boccaccio: The Decameron.". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 18 December cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output q{quotes:"\"""\"""'""'"}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:inherit;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-free a{background:url("//")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-registration a{background:url("//")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:url("//")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}
  2. ^ The title transliterates to Greek as δεκάμερον (τό) or, classically, δεχήμερον.
  3. ^ Boccaccio, "Proem"
  4. ^ "MS. Holkham misc. 49: Boccaccio, Decameron, Ferrara, c. 1467; illuminated by Taddeo Crivelli for Teofilo Calcagnini". Bodleian Library, University of Oxford. 2000–2003. Retrieved 18 December 2013.
  5. ^ Lee Patterson Literary practice and social change in Britain, 1380–1530 p.186
  6. ^ Boccaccio, Day the First
  7. ^ The origin of the Griselda story p.7
  8. ^ Context, Third Paragraph
  9. ^ "The Decameron". Publishers Weekly. Sep 1, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-09.
  10. ^ Trachtenberg, Jeffrey (Sep 8, 2013). "How Many Times Can a Tale Be Told?". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2013-09-09.
  11. ^ Boccaccio, Giovanni (15 October 2013). Rebhorn, Wayne, ed. The Decameron. W. W. Norton & Company. p. 521. ISBN 978-0393069303. Retrieved 21 March 2018.
  12. ^ In a letter to his brother on August 11, 1778, Lessing says explicitly that he got the story from the Decameron.
  13. ^ Helen Child Sargent, ed; George Lyman Kittredge, ed English and Scottish Popular Ballads: Cambridge Edition p 583 Houghton Mifflin Company Boston 1904
  14. ^ Armando Petrucci, Il ms. Berlinese Hamilton 90. Note codicologiche e paleografiche, in G. Boccaccio, Decameron, Edizione diplomatico-interpretativa dell'autografo Hamilton 90 a cura di Charles S. Singleton, Baltimora, 1974.

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