A theme is proposed, and the Novelle are intended to exemplify it.
In style the Novelle are, as might be expected, very unequal.
I need not give any references to the Novelle of this groveling type.
The right novel is never a congeries of novelle, as might appear to the uninspired.
And these novelle became, as is generally known, common in English translations after the middle of the sixteenth century.
It is true that The Novelist is only a true title in the older sense—that the pieces are novelle not "novels" proper.
Novelle popolari bolognesi raccolte da Carolina Coronedi-Berti.
Tradizioni popolari abruzzesi, Novelle, collected by G. Finamore, vol.
There was temptation everywhere, as the Decameron alone without the evidence of the other novelle would amply prove.
Of moral purpose in any strict sense of the phrase the Novelle have none.