Objects & Places from The Decameron

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 122 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Decameron Lesson Plans

Object Descriptions

Rome - The cultural, religious and political center of Italy which in this book is considered to be both the center of civilization as well as the center of religious corruption.

Florence - The capital city of the region of Tuscany and well known for its contributions to the art world.

Paris - The site of Notre Dame, the great cathedral in which Abraham wishes to be baptized as a Christian.

Venice - The location Brother Alberto chooses to start life as a minor friar and where he tricks a woman into believing that the angel Gabriel is in love with her.

Lunigiana - The site of the monastery in which the young monk has an affair with a woman and then tricks the abbot into doing the same in order to avoid punishment.

Naples - The city where Andreuccio goes to find bargains on horses, only...

(read more Object Descriptions)

This section contains 239 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Decameron Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Decameron from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.