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Italian Renaissance Tales

ISBN : 9780198794967

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¥1,826
Author: 
Anthony Mortimer
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Translated from the most recent and reliable scholarly texts An introduction identifies the salient characteristics of the novella tradition, relates the development of that tradition to changing ... Read more

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Landscapes of Desire in the Poetry of Vittorio Sereni

ISBN : 9780199698455

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¥15,158
Author: 
Francesca Southerden
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
Series
Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs
Landscapes of Desire in the Poetry of Vittorio Sereni is the first book-length study in English on Vittorio Sereni (1913-83), one of the major figures of Italian twentieth-century poetry. It argues th ... Read more

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Loss and the Other in the Visionary Work of Anna Maria Ortese

ISBN : 9780199673810

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¥15,708
Author: 
Vilma DeGasperin
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
157 x 223 mm
Pub date
Mar 2014
Series
Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs
This book examines the oevre of Anna Maria Ortese (1914-1998) from her first literary writings in the Thirties to her great novels in the Nineties. The analysis focusses on two interweaving core theme ... Read more

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Orlando Furioso

ISBN : 9780199540389

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¥2,552
Author: 
Ludovico Ariosto; Guido Waldman
Pages
656 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I sing of knights and ladies, of love and arms, of courtly chivalry, of courageous deeds.' So begins Ariosto's Orlando Furioso (1532), the culmination of the chivalric legends of Charlemagne and th ... Read more

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Reading Dante's Commedia as Theology: Divinity Realized in Human Encounter

ISBN : 9780190495466

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¥12,012
Author: 
Vittorio Montemaggi
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Dante's Commedia compels readers to confront the mystery of their existence, to seek understanding of their relationship to the living conscious reality from which all possible experience arises. By p ... Read more

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Rome Tales

ISBN : 9780199572465

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¥1,826
Author: 
Helen Constantine; Hugh Shankland
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
137 x 193 mm
Pub date
Jul 2011
These twenty tales offer the delight of exploring one of the world's most enchanting cities through a wide variety of individual lives and epochs The majority of tales have been translated into E ... Read more

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Selections from the "Canzoniere" and Other Works

ISBN : 9780199540693

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¥1,463
Author: 
Francesco Petrarch; Mark Musa
Pages
128 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
This entirely new translation includes Petrarch's short autobiographical prose works, The Letter to Posterity and The Ascent of Mount Ventoux , and a selection of twenty-seven poems from the Canzonier ... Read more

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The Adventures of Pinocchio

ISBN : 9780199553983

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¥1,463
Author: 
Carlo Collodi; Ann Lawson Lucas
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jun 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The story of the wooden puppet who learns goodness and becomes a real boy is famous the world over, and has been familiar in English for over a century. From the moment Joseph the carpenter carves a p ... Read more

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The Decameron

ISBN : 9780199540419

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¥2,189
Author: 
Giovanni Boccaccio; Jonathan Usher; Guido Waldman
Pages
752 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Decameron (c.1351) was written in the wake of the Black Death, a shattering epidemic which had shaken Florence's confident entrepreneurial society to its core. In a country villa outside the city, ... Read more

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The Divine Comedy

ISBN : 9780199535644

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¥2,002
Author: 
Dante Alighieri; C. H. Sisson; David H. Higgins
Pages
752 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Described variously as the greatest poem of the European Middle Ages and, because of the author's evangelical purpose, the 'fifth Gospel', the Divine Comedy is central to the culture of the west. The ... Read more

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