The Reception of Giacomo Leopardi in the Nineteenth Century: Italy's Greatest Poet After Dante?

The Reception of Giacomo Leopardi in the Nineteenth Century: Italy's Greatest Poet After Dante?

By: Cosetta Veronese (author)Hardback

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Contents

Foreword by Prof. Michael Caesar; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Anatomy of a Difference: Hegemony, the Risorgimento Canon and the Scapegoat; 2. The Beginnings of Leopardi's Reception (1815-1826); 3. Problematising the Patriot (1827-1837); 4. From Leopardi's Death to the Birth of Italy (1837-1861); 5. Developments in Utaly and Europe from De Sanctis to the publication of the Zibaldone (1861-1898); Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773449725
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 424
  • ID: 9780773449725
  • ISBN10: 0773449728

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