The Italian Novella

The Italian Novella

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First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 252 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 19.3mm | 454g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 7 line drawings, index
  • 0415937256
  • 9780415937252

Table of contents

Table of Contents: Preface Introduction 1Lies My Father Told Me: Boccaccio's Novelletta of Filippo Balducci and his Son Ernesto Virgulti 2The Crisis of Word and Deed in Decameron V, 10 Susan Gaylard 3Master and Servant Roles in the DecameronCormac O Cuilleanain 4Telling Lies, Telling Lives: Giovanni Sercambi between Cronaca and NovellaMyriam Swennen Ruthenberg 5Sercambi's Novelliere and Croniche as Evidence for Musical Entertainment in the Fourteenth CenturyCathy Ann Elias 6The Lover Praised by the Husband: A Courtly Tale between Exemplum and NovellaMaria Bendinelli Predelli 7Masuccio Salernitano's Gusto dell'orridoMichael Papio 8Imitation and Subversion of Models in Agnolo Firenzuola's I RagionamentiManuela Scarci 9Alterity and Sexual Transgression in the Sixteenth-Century Tuscan NovellaDomenico Zanre 10Animal Anxieties: Straparola's Il re porcoSuzanne Magnanini 11The Motif of the Woman in Male Disguise from Boccaccio to BigolinaChristopher Nissen List of Contributors Index
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