Naples Declared: A Walk Around the Bay

Naples Declared: A Walk Around the Bay

by Benjamin Taylor


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780143123460
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 04/30/2013
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 607,715
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Benjamin Taylor is the author of two acclaimed novels—The Book of Getting Even and Tales Out of School—and the editor of Saul Bellow: Letters. He lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Chronology xiii

Map of Naples and Environs xxiv

Introduction: One Hundred Fifty Generations 1

1 From Pithekoussai 21

2 Four Europes 47

3 The Very True Truths 79

4 Particulars 107

5 Siren Calls, Siren Echoes 141

Conclusion: Lacrimae Rerum 165

Acknowledgments 183

Sources 185

Index 197

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