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Giacomo Leopardi: Canti
Selected Poems


  • Date Published: July 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107418554

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  • First published in 1937, this book presents a selection of poems from Leopardi's Canti in the original Italian. Created primarily for university students, the selection was made with the idea of representing as fully as possible all stages of Leopardi's poetic career. The text also contains a detailed introduction, notes and bibliography, all in English. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Leopardi's poetry and Italian literature.

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    • Date Published: July 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107418554
    • length: 126 pages
    • dimensions: 208 x 128 x 8 mm
    • weight: 0.14kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction: Life of Giacomo Leopardi
    Leopardi's pessimism
    1. All' Italia
    2. Sopra il monumento di Dante
    3. Imitazione
    4. L'infinito
    5. Il sogno
    6. Ad Angelo Mai
    7. La sera del dì di festa
    8. Alla luna
    9. La vita solitaria
    10. Bruto minore
    11. Alla primavera
    12. Ultimo canto di saffo
    13. Alla sua donna
    14. Il risorgimento
    15. A Silvia
    16. Il passero solitario
    17. Le ricordanze
    18. Le quiete dopo la tempesta
    19. Il sabato del villaggio
    20. Canto notturno di un pastore errante dell' Asia
    21. Il pensiero dominante
    22. Amore e morte
    23. A se stesso
    24. Aspasia
    25. La ginestra
    26. Il tramonto

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    Giacomo Leopardi


    Violet M. Jeffrey

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