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On famous women

Author: Giovanni Boccaccio; Guido A Guarino
Publisher: New York : Italica Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd, rev. edView all editions and formats
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"This first collection of biographies exclusively of women, both mythological and historical, was written by Giovanni Boccaccio, author to the "Decameron," between 1361 and 1362. It includes 106 biographies ranging from Eve to Boccaccio's contemporary, Queen Giovanna I of Naples"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giovanni Boccaccio; Guido A Guarino
ISBN: 9781599102658 159910265X 9781599102665 1599102668 9781599102672 1599102676
OCLC Number: 781678421
Description: xxxviii, 266 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Concerning famous women
Responsibility: by Giovanni Boccaccio ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Guido A. Guarino.

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"This first collection of biographies exclusively of women, both mythological and historical, was written by Giovanni Boccaccio, author to the "Decameron," between 1361 and 1362. It includes 106 biographies ranging from Eve to Boccaccio's contemporary, Queen Giovanna I of Naples"--Provided by publisher.

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