Amorous Fiammetta by Giovanni Boccaccio

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Number of Pages380
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ISBN 101417984457
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Learn about Author Central Author: Giovanni Boccaccio. In Italian literature: Boccaccio (–75) Elegy of Lady Fiammetta or Amorous Fiammetta), a prose novel, show the influence of Classical literature on the formation of his Decameron (–53), a prose collection of stories recounted by 10 narrators—3 men and 7 women—over 10 days, is Boccaccio’s most mature and important work.

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Amorous Fiammetta | This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such. Get this from a library. Amorous Fiammetta. [Giovanni Boccaccio; Bartholomew Yong; Edward Hutton] -- "Lady Fiammetta, the first-person narrator and protagonist, recounts how, although a married woman, she falls in love with a handsome young foreigner named Panfilo and driven by irresistible passion.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Fiammetta. Description: lix, pages 23 cm: Other Titles: Fiammetta. Responsibility. There is no proof that a real Fiammetta ever existed, but the charm of the story continues. This handsomely bound edition of Amorous Fiammetta, which was first published inis a revision of Bartholomew Yong’s English translation.

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$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. Lady Fiammetta, the Written by Giovanni Boccaccio between andThe Elegy has never before been available in a complete or accurate English translation.

Lady Fiammetta, the first-person narrator and protagonist, recounts how, although a married woman, she falls in love with a handsome young foreigner named Panfilo and, driven by /5. Amorous Fiammetta by Boccaccio, Giovanni (Edward Hutton, Reviser/Intro) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Edition: First Edition.

London: Navarre Society, VG+, Shelfwear, browning/G+, Edgewear, chips, tears, abrasion, small stain to rear panel, browning. 'This Limited Edition of "Amorous Fiammetta" is modernised from the only English translation, made by Bartholomew Yong and printed by John Charlwood inof which only four copies are known to exist'.

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Hardcover. Limited edition. Privately printed for the Navarre Society: lix, 1, pp. Illustrated with a frontispiece.

Near fine in three quarter red morocco over cloth boards, gold tooling at the edges, with the spine in six gold tooled panels, top edge gilt, and with red marbled endpapers.

There is some rubbing and darkening to the back board, corners are gently bumped. Giovanni Boccaccio () was an Italian author and poet, a friend, student, and correspondent of Petrarch, and important Renaissance humanist, best known for the Decameron. Amourous Fiammetta, or The Elegy of Lady Fiammetta describes Fiammetta's passion for Panfilo, a Florentine merchant, and has been described as the first psychological Price Range: $ - $ Amorous Fiammetta by Boccaccio, Giovanni; Yong, Bartholomew; Hutton, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amorous Fiammetta, Giovanni Boccaccio, introduction by Edward Hutton, trans.

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Good condition for age, a fading on spine, silver gilt lettering and decorations Originally titled "Elegia di Madonna Fiammetta" (The Elegy of Lady Fiammetta), this marvelous. Amorous Fiammetta. Boccaccio, Giovanni. London: The Mandrake Press, Limited Edition. Green vellum boards with gilt lettering and design.

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The designs are offset litho on paper and the bottles were produced as a limited edition. Labels in smooth condition. Item Details. A limited edition Navarre Society book_ Amorous Fiammetta_ by Giovanni Boccaccio from the only English translation made by Bartholomex Yong and printed by John Charlwood inof which only four copies are known to exist.

Amorous Fiammetta by Giovanni Boccaccio (LOCATION SYDNEY OFFICE - all enquiries phone 02 ) Ed. / Reprinted from the original English edition, translation of Bartholomew Young () Book printed by The Westminster Press, London; colour plates printed by the Botolph Printing Works, London, 29 x 23 x 3cm.

For example, many consider his Amorous Fiammetta to be the first modern (that is, postclassical) psychological novel. Certainly his Il ninfale d’Ameto anticipates Renaissance bucolic literature. Perhaps the most significant Dantean influence in the works of Boccaccio is the use of allegory, whether under the guise of fictitious narrative, portraying a moral (Amorous Fiammetta and The.

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Elegia di Madonna Fiammetta, or The Elegy of Lady Fiammetta in English, is a novel by the Italian writer Giovanni Boccaccio, probably written between and Written in the form of a first-person confessional monologue, it describes the protagonist, Fiammetta's, passion for Panfilo, a Florentine merchant, and takes place in has been characterised as the first psychological.

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Boccaccio’s major works – the De casibus virorum illustrium, the De mulieribus Claris, and the Decameron – get their own chapters, while smaller works such as Amorous Fiammetta are parts of chapters that discuss the circulation and, in some cases, recovery of Author: Paul Budra.

The work was popular and translated into various languages: Amorous Fiammetta was the title of the English translation by B. Young published in (STC ). The press to which this book is attributed printed three other titles: Antonius de Rosellis De legitimationibus. Giovanni Boccaccio, (bornParis, Fr.—died Dec.

21,Certaldo, Tuscany [Italy]), Italian poet and scholar, best remembered as the author of the earthy tales in the Decameron. With Petrarch he laid the foundations for the humanism of the Renaissance and raised vernacular literature to the level and status of the classics of antiquity.

Illustrated loose leaf book of poems by Jean Daive illustrated by Antoni Tapies. Contains one etching signed by Tapies, numbered XVI/XX and four other etchings with embossing and carborundum on Arches and text in french, signed by the artist and the author in pencil, numbered XVI/XX from the 20 exemplaires hors-commerce.

The edition contained other copies numbered 1 to ‘The English Boccaccio is a splendid example of what can be done with the biography of a text or, in this case, of a corpus of texts. This book stands already as a model for future scholarship on the reception, remediation, and translation of medieval authors and texts.’ Yuri Cowan SHARP News vol La Fiammetta--from woman as an allegory of the noblest thoughts and _Beginneth the Book called Elegy of Madonna Fiammetta, sent by her to kindle amorous sparks in youths of my own age, and other noble persons as well, being instructed thereupon by nature, and feeling that love can.

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Thus, the book is subtitled Prencipe Galeotto, that is Galehaut, the go-between of Lancelo Boccaccio's possibly-fictitious love, Fiammetta, is similarly /5(5). A milestone in feminist literature, this marvelous European romance, narrated by a woman, is considered the first psychological novel in a modern language and a precursor of stream-of-consciousness fiction.

Lady Fiammetta, the first-person narrator and protagonist, recounts how, although a married woman, she falls in love with a handsome young foreigner named Panfilo and, driven by 5/5(2). The Decameron () About book: In the 14th century in Europe, during the devastating times of the Black Death, a group of young Florentines - seven women and three men - decide to flee to seek shelter and escape from the plague in a villa outside of the city of Florence.

This is the basic frame used by Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio to tell us one hundred tales of life, love and fortune.Beginneth the Book called Elegy of Madonna Fiammetta, sent by her to Ladies in Love. When the wretched perceive or feel that their woes arouse compassion, their longing to give vent to their anguish is thereby increased.

And so, since, from long usance, the cause of my anguish, instead of growing less, has become greater, the wish has come to me,File Size: KB.Item Details. A collection of eight vintage volumes of books by and about Italian writer and poet Giovanni Boccaccio (). Included are: The Fates of Illustrious Men Ungar Publishing ; Collected Works of Giovanni Boccaccio Walter J.

Black Publishing; Boccaccio: The Nymph of Fiesole Translated by Daniel J. Donno ; Amorous Fiammetta by Giovanni Boccaccio Translated by Edware.

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