Giovanni Boccaccio Quotes

Who was Giovanni Boccaccio?

Giovanni Boccaccio was an Italian Renaissance writer known for Il Decamerone and On Famous Women.

Born June 16, 1313
Died December 21, 1375
Aged 62 years old


Best Quote by Giovanni Boccaccio

“While farmers generally allow one rooster for ten hens, ten men are scarcely sufficient to service one woman.”

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