Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7565
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Sinicropi , Giovanni.
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  • Title: Chastity and Love in the Decameron [The author studies the differences between the Decameron story of Nastagio degli Onesti and its sources, showing that Boccaccio’s version’s affirms social harmony and marriage. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: The Olde Daunce: Love, Friendship, Sex, and Marriage in the Medieval World.  Edited by Robert R. Edwards and Stephen Spector.  State University of New York Press, 1991.  Pages 104 - 120.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Boccaccio, Giovanni, Author- Decameron V, VI Chastity in Literature Literature - Prose Love in Literature Nastagio degli Onesti (Literary Figure)
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Connecticut
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0791404390
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