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Dear Maria,

"Fabula Prima Cuiusdam Cajetani Pauperis Naucleri"

This is a title of a story which is unknown to me.
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Please translate the title. Thank you.

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Dear John,

“Fabula Prima Cuiusdam Cajetani Pauperis Naucleri" means:
”First story about a certain poor man named Nauclerus Caietanus”.

It is a tale that we read at the beginning of  the “Facetiae” (Jokes), a collection of humorous tales and  jokes written in Latin by Poggio Bracciolini, a Florentine  scholar  and humanist (1380–1459).

Such a story is the first of this anthology and tells of a certain Nauclerus, belonging to  Cajetani family, who left home and his young wife and tried to take his chances by sea, etc.

Best regards,

Maria
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-Fabula = story
-Prima =the first
-Cuiusdam = of a certain
-Cajetani =Cajetanus
-Pauperis = poor man
-Naucleri =Nauclerus (named Nauclerus Cajetanus)

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