The Decameron

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Giovanni Boccaccio

Narrated By: Various Readers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2011

Duration: 32 hours 48 minutes

Summary:

The Decameron (subtitle: Prencipe Galeotto) is a collection of 100 novellas by Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio, probably begun in 1350 and finished in 1353. It is a medieval allegorical work best known for its bawdy tales of love, appearing in all its possibilities from the erotic to the tragic. Many notable writers such as Shakespeare and Chaucer are said to have borrowed from The Decameron. (from Wikipedia)

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