Rome

Rome

by Brett Foster, Hal Marcovitz
     
 

Foster and Marcovitz present the Roman installment of Bloom's Literary Places series—the editor is author Harold Bloom, who wrote the introduction—that incorporates history and geography in its tour of Rome through literary authors and references. In addition to what the present-day city is like, there are references and excerpts of literary works, including… See more details below

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Foster and Marcovitz present the Roman installment of Bloom's Literary Places series—the editor is author Harold Bloom, who wrote the introduction—that incorporates history and geography in its tour of Rome through literary authors and references. In addition to what the present-day city is like, there are references and excerpts of literary works, including places visited by, reminiscences, and experiences of writers such as Keats, Shelley, Stendhal, Goethe, Henry James, Montaigne, Hawthorne, Mark Twain, and Browning. It also has an annotated list of places of interest and a few color photos. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791078396
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
09/01/2005
Series:
Bloom's Literary Places Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 2.40(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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