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Author Tellini, Gino, 1946-

Title The invention of modern Italian literature : strategies of creative imagination / Gino Tellini ; translation by Dawn Winterhalter and Gemma Dawkes
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 169 pages)
Series Toronto Italian studies
Toronto Italian studies.
Contents On the autobiography of Alfieri -- Foscolo and the mythology of the self -- The theatrical works of Manzoni -- Leopardi and the dissembling style -- Quotations of the heart -- The novelist Verga -- Notes on 'la tessitrice' -- The well and the cellars. On the twentieth-century Italian novel
Summary As an investigation of new expressive processes and stylistic experiences, The Invention of Modern Italian Literature situates prominent Italian writers within the context of modern literature
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Italian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Italian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Dawkes, Gemma.
Winterhalter, Dawn.
ISBN 144268495X (electronic bk.)
9781442684959 (electronic bk.)