|aThe Decameron and the Canterbury tales :|bnew essays on an old question /|cedited by Leonard Michael Koff and Brenda Deen Schildgen.
|aMadison, [N.J.] :|bFairleigh Dickinson University Press,|cc2000.
|a352 p. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 324-344) and index.
|aJust say yes, Chaucer knew the Decameron: or, bringing the Shipman's tale out of limbo / Peter G. Beidler -- Chaucer's uncommon voice: some contexts for influence / Karla Taylor -- Local histories: characteristic worlds in the Decameron and the Canterbury tales / N.S. Thompson -- Boethius and the consolation of literature in Boccaccio's Decameron and Chaucer's Canterbury tales / Brenda Deen Schildgen -- Chaucer, Boccaccio, confession, and subjectivity / John M. Ganim -- Anticlericalism in Boccaccio and Chaucer: the bark and the bite / Linda Georgianna -- Custance and Ciappelletto in the middle of it all: problems of mediation in the Man of law's tale and Decameron 1.1 / Robert W. Hanning -- The Knight's tale and Trecento Italian historiography / James H. McGregor -- Rewriting Menedon's story: Decameron 10.5 and the Franklin's tale / Robert R. Edwards -- The monk's De casibus: the Boccaccio case reopened / Richard Neuse -- Imagining absence: Chaucer's Griselda and Walter without Petrarch / Leonard Michael Koff.