Boccaccio, the contented bourgeois, succeeded to Dante, the fierce aristocrat.
The conditions which have the five been described, of despotism, mercenary warfare and bourgeois prosperity, determined the character of this epoch, which was also the period when the great achievements of the Renaissance were prepared.
was a "bourgeois king."
determined the simultaneous fall of the bourgeois rgime and the establishment of the democracy in power.
But, among these bourgeois Th those who were called Feuillants, from the name of pai~tles.