Synopses and Prolegomena

The full text of The Tales, along with intralinear translation, can be found in the Texts and Translations section of the website.  This section of the site provides the opening lines of each Tale, a short summary of their plot, and contextual information such historical and literary context, additional readings, etc.

The Tales are organized by the Fragment in which they appear:

Fragment I:

Fragment II:

Fragment III:

Fragment IV:

Fragment V:

Fragment VI

Fragment VII

Fragment VIII:

Fragment IX

Fragment X