Decameron Nights

Boccaccio's lusty, bawdy collection of stories is considerably sanitized here. The main story tells of Jourdan, as Boccaccio, hiding out from a rebel army and wooing Fontaine. Within this frame are hung three stories, each starring Fontaine and Jourdan. In the first, "Paganino the Pirate," a young wife whose aging husband shows more interest in more