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BOCCACCIO, Giovanni. [Decamerone, in English.] The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conversation.
[London] : 1625The Decameron in English: second edition in English of volume I; first edition of volume II, as most often. The translation is attributed by some on stylistic grounds to John Florio. Boccaccio's Decamerone, a collection of one hundred novelle composed between 1348 and 1351, was hugely influential in England, its canonical status reinforced by the imitations... Learn More£10,000.00
Stock Code: 139205
BOCCACCIO, Giovanni. Le decameron de Jean Boccace.
Londres [Paris] : 1757-61A fine edition illustrated in large part by Gravelot: "one of the most accomplished illustrated books of the 18th century" (Cohen-de Ricci 158-61); "one of the masterpieces of the illustrated book" (Ray 15). The imprint is false; the book was published in Paris by Prault. The French translation is by Antoine Jean Le Maçon. Prault published an Italian... Learn More£3,000.00
Stock Code: 114589