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The Tales of the Heptameron, Vol. V (of V.) [Illustrated]

The Tales of the Heptameron, Vol. V (of V.) [Illustrated]

by Marguerite de Navarre, S. Freudenberg
     
 
This edition features
• illustrations
• a linked Table of Contents

"The Heptameron is a collection of 72 short stories written in French by Marguerite of Navarre, published in 1558. It has the form of a frame narrative and was inspired by The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio. It was originally intended to contain one hundred stories

Overview

This edition features
• illustrations
• a linked Table of Contents

"The Heptameron is a collection of 72 short stories written in French by Marguerite of Navarre, published in 1558. It has the form of a frame narrative and was inspired by The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio. It was originally intended to contain one hundred stories covering ten days just as The Decameron does, but at Marguerite’s death it was only completed as far as the second story of the eighth day. Many of the stories deal with love, lust, infidelity and other romantic and sexual matters." -- Wikipedia

CONTENTS
SIXTH DAY.
PROLOGUE.
TALE LI.
TALE LII.
TALE LIII.
TALE LIV.
TALE LV.
TALE LVI.
TALE LVII.
TALE LVIII.
TALE LIX.
TALE LX.
SEVENTH DAY.
PROLOGUE.
TALE LXI.
TALE LXII.
TALE LXIII.
TALE LXIV.
TALE LXV.
TALE LXVI.
TALE LXVII.
TALE LXVIII.
TALE LXIX.
TALE LXX.
EIGHTH DAY.
PROLOGUE.
TALE LXXI.
TALE LXXII.
APPENDIX.
THE SUPPOSED NARRATORS OF THE HEPTAMERON TALES.
BIBLIOGRAPHY.

About the Author
"Marguerite de Navarre (French: Marguerite d'Angoulême, Marguerite d'Alençon, Marguerite de Valois or Marguerite de France) (11 April 1492 – 21 December 1549), also known as Marguerite of Angoulême and Margaret of Navarre, was the queen consort of Henry II of Navarre. Her brother became king of France, as Francis I and the two siblings were responsible for the celebrated intellectual and cultural court and salons of their day in France." -- Wikipedia

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014755795
Publisher:
HTMPublishing
Publication date:
06/05/2012
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
6 MB

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