Chaucer's Boccaccio: Sources for Troilus and the Knight's and Franklin's Talesby Nicholas R. Havely, Giovanni Boccaccio, N. R. Havely
Pub. Date: 03/19/1992
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer, Limited
"The notes are a model of economy... The introduction is quite superb... The volume as a whole is a worthy addition to a series which has already begun to establish high expectations." TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENT Chaucer made extensive use of Boccacio's romances as a basis for his major works, and any analysis of his handling of his sources must depend on a knowledge of the Italian poet's work.
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