Book description:Genre: Classics
1st ed. of "Decameron".
ISBN 13: 9780307271716
Number of pages: 506
In the summer of 1348, with the plague ravaging Florence, ten young men and women take refuge in the countryside, where they entertain themselves with tales of love, death, and corruption, featuring a host of characters, from lascivious clergymen and mad kings to devious lovers and false miracle-makers.
Named after the Greek for �ten days,� Boccaccio�s book of stories draw