World Literature and Its Times, Volume 7: Italian Literature and Its Times By Joyce Moss Number Of Pages: 576 Publication Date: 2005-07-13 ISBN-10: 0787637254 ISBN-13: 9780787637255
World Literature and Its Times helps students and researchers make connections between the political/social climate during which books were written and the works themselves. Each World Literature and Its Times volume focuses on major fiction, poetry and nonfiction from a particular country or region, presenting approximately 50 works in detailed essays running approximately 10 pages. Volume 7 focuses on major fiction, poetry and nonfiction from Italy.
Acquainted with Grief by Carlo Emilio Gadda Adonis by Giambattista Marino The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi Arcadia by Jacopo Sannazaro Artemisia by Anna Banti Ashes by Grazia Deledda The Betrothed by Alessandro Manzoni The Book of Courtier by Baldesar Castiglione The Canti(Songs)by Giacomo Leopardi The Canzoniere by Francesco Petrarch The Child of Pleasure by Gabriele D'Annunzio The Conformist by Alberto Moravia The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio Thr Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri The Duel by Giacomo Casanova Excursion to Tindari by Andrea Camilleri Founding and Manifesto of Futurism by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti Ghisola by Federigo Tozzi History: A Novel by Elsa Morante History as the Story of Liberty by Benedetto Croce The House by the Medlar Tree by Giovanni Verga Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso The Last Letters of Jacopo Ortis by Ugo Foscolo The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa Letters from Prison by Antonio Gramsci Life of a Man by Giuseppe Ungaretti Mirandolina, or The Mistress of the Inn by Carlo Goldoni The Moon and the Bonfires by Cesare Pavese Moor Harlequin's 22 Misfortunes by Marco Martinelli My Life by Benvenuto Cellini Myrrha by Vittorio Alfieri The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco The New Science of Giambattista Vico by Giambattista Vico Orlando Furioso by Lodovico Ariosto The Path to the Spiders' Nests by Italo Calvino Poems in Terza Rima by Veronica Franco The Poetry of Eugenio Montale by Eugenio Montale The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli Rime by Gaspara Stampa The Secret by Alba de Cespedes The Silent Duchess by Dacia Maraini Six Characters in Search of an Author by Luigi Pirandello Stanzas on the Tournament by Angelo Poliziano Stil Novo Poetry by Guido Guinizzelli and Guido Cavalcanti Survival in Auschwitz by Primo Levi Teresa by Neera The Travels of Marco Polo by Marco Polo We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay! by Dario Fo A Woman by Sibilla Aleramo Zeno's Conscience by Italo Svevo