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Boccaccio's fabliaux : medieval short stories and the function of reversal

Author: Katherine Adams Brown
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a new and provocative interpretation of the relationship between medieval French fabliaux and Boccaccio's Decameron, examining their formal similarities.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brown, Katherine Adams, 1978-
Boccaccio's fabliaux
(DLC) 2013029225
(OCoLC)856518380
Named Person: Giovanni Boccaccio; Giovanni Boccaccio; Giovanni Boccaccio; Giovanni Boccaccio
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Adams Brown
ISBN: 9780813048666 0813048664
OCLC Number: 870646830
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
Fabliaux reversals and La Grue --
The Fabliaux in context: BNF fr. 2173 --
Medieval story collections and framing devices --
Boccaccio's Fabliaux: transmission and transformation of the Fabliaux to the Decameron --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Katherine A. Brown.

Abstract:

Identifying specific examples of fabliaux transformed by Boccaccio for his classic Decameron, Brown shows how Boccaccio refashioned borrowed literary themes and devices, playing with endless  Read more...

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