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3 edition of Primer of Italian literature found in the catalog.

Primer of Italian literature

by F. J. Snell

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesClarendon Press Series
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 184 p.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24437037M

The Ph.D. program in Italian Studies at Harvard University is committed to providing an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to Italian studies, with special emphasis on innovative research in the fields of Medieval and Renaissance studies, 19th- and 20th-century literature and society, contemporary Italy, cinema and media, the history of design, cultural economics and . The Italian Bookshop offers a full list of Italian literature, including classics, modern classics, popular fiction, thrillers, detective stories, Philosophy.

Studies in Italian Literature and Culture. * Speaking, reading, and writing proficiency in Italian required. In-depth examination of a topic in Italian literary and cultural studies. Course topic changes; see the Schedule of Classes for current topic. Satisfies the Italian and Modern Literary Studies concentrations. May be repeated for credit. Book Description. The Encyclopedia of Italian Literary Studies is a two-volume reference book containing some entries on all aspects of Italian literary culture. It includes analytical essays on authors and works, from the most important figures of Italian literature to little known authors and works that are influential to the field.

Whether it is their risqué stories or heart-warming sonnets or even deep and meaningful poetry, Italian writers have given the world masterpieces of literature. Interestingly, Italian writers have covered all the major genres of writing, be it novels or short stories, poems or sonnets, fiction or non-fiction and so on. Great deals on Children's School Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!


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