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Italian literature

Peter Hainsworth

Italian literature

a very short introduction

by Peter Hainsworth

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian literature,
  • History and criticism

  • About the Edition

    In this Very Short Introduction to Italian Literature, Peter Hainsworth and David Robey examine Italian literature from the Middle Ages up to the present day, looking at themes and issues which have recurred throughout its history and continue to be of importance today.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-116) and index.

    StatementPeter Hainsworth & David Robey
    SeriesVery short introductions -- 304
    ContributionsRobey, David
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4043 .H35 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25292933M
    ISBN 100199231796
    ISBN 109780199231799
    LC Control Number2012930320
    OCLC/WorldCa749871197

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