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Boccaccio: Decameron (The) (Abridged)

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XC 4380
 
Boccaccio: Decameron (The) (Abridged)
ISBN: 9789629544614
Download Size: 237 Mb
Running Time: 04:40:51
Release Date: June 2006
Originally recorded in 2006
Author
Giovanni Boccaccio
Producer
Nicolas Soames
Reader Soloist
Jonathan Keeble
Reader Soloist
Stephen Thorne
Reader Soloist
Nickie Rainsford
Reader Soloist
Alison Pettitt
Reader Soloist
Teresa Gallagher
Reader Soloist
Polly Hayes
Genre:
Spoken Word
Classic Fiction

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Boccaccio: Decameron (The) (Abridged)
Giovanni Boccaccio
Read by Polly Hayes
Here are sixteen tales from one of the great works of the Middle Ages. Ten young people have fled for a while the terrible effects of the Black Death in Florence and, in an idyllic setting, tell a series of brilliant stories, by turns humorous, bawdy, tragic and provocative. This celebration of physical and sexual vitality is Boccaccio's answer to the sublime other-worldliness of Dante's Divine Comedy…




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