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Chaucer, Boccaccio and the Debate of Love

A Comparative Study of The Decameron and The Canterbury Tales

by N. S. Thompson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages364
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ISBN 100198186460
ISBN 109780198186465

Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the debate of love: a comparative study of the Decameron and the Canterbury tales. [N S Thompson] concise contextualization is one of the main virtues of this book The close reading and comparison of individual tales and .   Writing at a time of plague: Boccaccio, Dante, Petrarca, Chaucer Aug AM CDT By Jenny Farrell The plague of Florence in , as described in Boccaccio’s Decameron.

In discussing Chaucer’s French influences, Ardis Butterfield notes, “if, turning to the source of Troilus and Criseyde, the early fourteenth-century poem Il Filostrato by Giovanni Boccaccio, we try to find out what Boccaccio’s sources were, we discover that several of them coincide with Chaucer’s. Boccaccio, like Chaucer, read French. apparent that Chaucer was obviously influenced by Boccaccio (26). Bielder is not the only scholar following supporting for the claim that Chaucer would have known of Boccaccio. Another scholar that supports the idea that Chaucer was influenced by Boccaccio is N.S. Thompson. Thompson, in his book called, Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the Debate of Love: A.

N.S. Thompson, Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the Debate of Love and Ann Astell, Chaucer and the Universe of Learning, in Modern Philology 98(). Warren Ginsberg, Dante’s Aesthetics of Being, in Studies in the Age of Chaucer, 22(): Robert E. Edwards, Chaucer and Boccaccio: Antiquity and Modernity, in Medium Ævum 72():   Unlike Boccaccio, Chaucer was unable to finish his magnum opus, so we may never know exactly how he planned to tie his tales together (we’re not even sure of the natural sequence for many of them). But other differences are more significant. While Boccaccio’s ten represent men and women, they all come from similar strata of society.


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Thompson, Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the Debate of Love: A Comparative Study of The Decameron and The Canterbury Tales. Oxford: Clarendon, ; pp. ; Nigel Thompson’s book resists alignment with current concerns in late-medieval studies: he has little or nothing to say about manuscripts and their dissemination; about the audiences, reception, and imitation of the works he.

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Thompson seeks "to show that there is a critical method beyond. About Tales from the Decameron “The Decameron reads in some ways as a guide to social distancing and self-isolation.” —The New York Times “The 14th-century Italian book that shows us how to survive coronavirus.” —New Statesman Bawdy and moving, hilarious and reflective: these stories offer the very best of Boccaccio’s Decameron—the inspiration for the new film The Little Hours.

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Sir Gawain and The Green Knight. Keith Harrison and Helen Cooper. Reviews the book `Chaucer, Boccaccio and the Debate of Love,' by N.S. Thompson. Chaucer's "Clerk's Tale" and Boccaccio's "Decameron" X Harkins, Jessica // Chaucer Review;, Vol.

47 Issue 3, p A literary criticism is presented which explores the textual reciprocity between the "Clerk's Tale" by Geoffrey Chaucer and "Decameron" X Chaucer's trips to mainland Europe.

Chaucer had made several trips to the mainland from England between and on the King's business as Esquire of the King. During at least one of these trips it is possible that he met Petrarch or Boccaccio or possibly both in Italy. Historian Donald Howard, Professor Walter William Skeat and Dr.

Furnivall say there is good evidence to indicate that. After briefly treating how each text frames those terms - Boccaccio in his Proemio, Chaucer in the variety of views voiced by his pilgrims - Thompson focuses on Day VI as an extended treatment of the power of words, and Fragment VII (following Gaylord in labelling it the 'Literature Group') as a debate focusing on literature and its function.

Reviews the book `Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the Debate of Love: A Comparative study of `The Decameron' and `The Canterbury Tales,' by N.S. Thompson. Venice. // Lapham's Quarterly;Fall, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p A letter from author Francesco Petrarch to poet Giovanni Boccaccio about the recurrence of the black death from to is.

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[N S Thompson] -- Although the Decameron and the Canterbury Tales have often been linked, this is the first ever major study of the two most popular medieval collections of framed narratives to examine the texts as a.Geoffrey Chaucer - Geoffrey Chaucer - Diplomat and civil servant: During the decade of the s, Chaucer was at various times on diplomatic missions in Flanders, France, and Italy.

Probably his first Italian journey (December to May ) was for negotiations with the Genoese concerning an English port for their commerce, and with the Florentines concerning loans for Edward III.Chaucer, Boccaccio, and the Debate of Love: A Comparative Study of the Decameron and the Canterbury Tales By N.

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