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  • Ugo Foscoloby Galuco Cambon

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 46.00

    Contemporary with the Romantic generation, peer of Keats, Holderlin, and Goethe, and forerunner of Valcrv and Pound, Ugo Foscolo is nevertheless little known outside Italy. In an endeavor to discover" this exemplary European poet for English-speaking readers, and to "rediscover" him for Italian readers, Glauco Cambon examines both textually and contextually... more...

  • Dante's Poetsby Teodolinda Barolini

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 41.00

    By systematically analyzing Dante's attitudes toward the poets who appear throughout his texts, Teodolinda Barolini examines his beliefs about the limits and purposes of textuality and, most crucially, the relationship of textuality to truth. Originally published in 1984. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology... more...

  • Pound's "Cavalcanti"by David Anderson

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 42.00

    This book makes available the entire range of Ezra Pounds studies and translations of the technically complex philosophical poems of the thirteenth-century Florentine Guido Cavalcanti, Dante's first friend" and artistic rival. Originally published in 1983. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available... more...

  • Ariosto's Bitter Harmonyby Albert Russell Ascoli

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 56.00

    Focusing on the fundamental Ariostan pairing of education and madness, with all its implications for poetry, Professor Ascoli generates a global reading of the greatest literary work of the Italian Renaissance Originally published in 1987. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously... more...

  • Michelangelo's Poetryby Galuco Cambon

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 30.00

    Glauco Cambon asserts the independent significance of Michelangelo's poetry vis-a-vis his overwhelming contribution to the visual arts, while also investigating the formal and thematic relations of his writing to his sculpture and paintings Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to... more...

  • The Man I Pretend to Be: "The Colloquies" and Selected Poems of Guido Gozzanoby Michael Palma; Guido Gozzano

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 36.00

    Translated here in a bilingual edition is Gozzano's best and best-known collection of poems, The Colloquies, along with a selection of his other poems. Also included is an introductory essay by Eugenio Montale, the Italian poet and winner of the 1975 Nobel Prize for Literature. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the... more...

  • The World at Play in Boccaccio's "Decameron"by Giuseppe Mazzotta

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 37.00

    Giuseppe Mazzotta provides both a powerful framework for reading the Decameron and an important contribution to medieval and contemporary debates in esthetics Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist... more...

  • The Transfiguration of History at the Center of Dante's Paradiseby Jeffrey Thompson Schnapp

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 37.50

    By examining the links between the planet Mars and the cross in the Heaven of the Warriors, Jeffrey Schnapp explores Dante's Christian rewriting of Virgil's Aeneid and Cicero's Republic at the center of the Comedy's, final canticle. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make... more...

  • Short Stories in Italianby none

    Penguin Books Ltd 1999; Not Available

    This is an all new version of the popular PARALLEL TEXT series, containing eight pieces of contemporary fiction in the original Italian and in English translation. Including stories by Calvino, Benni, Sciascia and Levi, this volume gives a fascinating insight into Italian culture and literature as well as providing an invaluable educational tool. more...

  • Memento Moriby Daniel King

    IP (Interactive Publications) 2011; US$ 14.00

    La raccolta di racconti di Daniel King attraversa gli indistinti paesaggi della morte, delle relazioni inasprite dalla vita, dei lati instabili della natura umana, anche dell'attrazione contemporanea della chirurgia plastica spinta ad un sorprendente estremo. Filosoficamente acuti e dotati di un gusto per il surreale, i personaggi di questi racconti... more...