The palace of pleasure; Elizabethan versions of Italian and French novels from Boccaccio, Bandello, Cinthio, Straparola, Queen Margaret of Navarre, and others; done into English by William Painter; now again edited for the fourth time by Joseph Jacobs.

; Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of Navarre, 1492-1549 ; Bandello, Matteo, 1485-1561 ; Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375 ; Haslewood, Joseph, 1769-1833 ; Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916
London, D. Nutt, 1890.

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Other Authors Marguerite, 1492-1549.
Bandello, Matteo, 1485-1561.
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
Haslewood, Joseph, 1769-1833.
Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916.
Subjects English literature -- Translations from Italian.
English literature -- Translations from classical literature.
Italian literature -- Translations into English.
Description 3 v. facsims. 27 cm.
Notes "Of this edition five hundred and fifty copies have been printed, five hundred of which are for sale."
A collection of 101 tales, from Italian, French, and classical sources, first printed in 2 volumes, 1566-67.
Based on the privately printed edition of Joseph Haslewood in 1813, with his preliminary matter, and facsimiles of the original title-pages, 1566-67, and reproductions of those of the 2d edition, 1575.
"Documents relating to Painter": v. 1, p. [liii]-lxii.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)00626769
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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