The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

by Peter Hainsworth
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198183321

ISBN-13: 9780198183327

Pub. Date: 10/21/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


This is the first comprehensive reference work on Italian literature to be published in English. With 2,400 entries from an international team of scholars, it provides a wealth of clear, up-to-date assessments of Italy's writers, famous and not so famous, from 1200 to 2000. It covers writers who wrote in Italian, dialect, or Latin, and offers vital background…  See more details below

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This is the first comprehensive reference work on Italian literature to be published in English. With 2,400 entries from an international team of scholars, it provides a wealth of clear, up-to-date assessments of Italy's writers, famous and not so famous, from 1200 to 2000. It covers writers who wrote in Italian, dialect, or Latin, and offers vital background information on historical events, regional culture, and the other arts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198183327
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/21/2002
Pages:
692
Sales rank:
1,131,662
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
List of the More Important Entries
Reader's Guide
Abbreviations
List of Contributors
Chronological Conspectus
Maps
A-Z ENTRIES

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