The decameron did not appear unheralded by similar attempts.
He tells us of one of these which he himself had seen in the Introduction to the decameron.
Several years previously he had written a collection of short stories inspired by the decameron.
So begins the series of immortal tales which compose the decameron.
I must now rejoice with you over the recovery and safety of your prodigal son, the decameron.
Calandrino was a famous fool and butt in the decameron of Boccaccio.
Its devastations at Florence have been very powerfully described by Boccaccio in the introduction to his decameron.
He probably did not meet Boccaccio, the author of the “decameron.”
The decameron is an undesigned revolt against the sum of medieval doctrine.
The Fiammetta is to the decameron what rhetoric is to the drama.