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The Man I Pretend to Be : The Colloquies and Selected Poems of Guido Gozzano - Guido Gozzano

The Man I Pretend to Be

The Colloquies and Selected Poems of Guido Gozzano

By: Guido Gozzano, Michael Palma (Translator)

Hardcover Published: 3rd April 2016
ISBN: 9780691642628
Number Of Pages: 282

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Translated here in a bilingual edition is Gozzano's best and best-known collection of poems, The Colloquies, along with a selection of his other poems. Also included is an introductory essay by Eugenio Montale, the Italian poet and winner of the 1975 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Originally published in 1981.

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Winner of the 1997 Raiziss/de Palchi Book Prize for the Translation of Modern Italian Poetry

*FrontMatter, pg. i*Contents, pg. vii*Preface, pg. ix*Acknowledgments, pg. xv*Introductory Essay by Eugenio Montale, pg. xvii*I. Youthful Indiscretions / Il giovenile errore, pg. 3*II. On the Threshold / Alle soglie, pg. 41*III. The Veteran / Il reduce, pg. 123*from THE ROAD TO SHELTER (1907) / da LA VIA DEL RIFUGIO, pg. 169*UNCOLLECTED POEMS / POESIE SPARSE, pg. 205*Notes to the Poems, pg. 245*Selected Bibliography, pg. 251

ISBN: 9780691642628
ISBN-10: 0691642621
Series: Lockert Library of Poetry in Translation
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 282
Published: 3rd April 2016
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.57

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