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Sicilian Stories (Dual-Language)

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Publisher Comments:

This outstanding selection of 12 short stories from the Italian verismo (realist) school features tales from the author's Vita dei campi (Rural Life) and Novelle rusticane (Rustic Stories). Selections include the celebrated "Cavalleria Rusticana" (Rustic Chivalry), "Nedda," "L'amante di Gramigna" (Gramigna's Mistress), "Reverie," "Jeli the Herdsman," "Nasty Redhead," and 6 others.

About the Author

Stanley Appelbaum served for decades as Dover's Editor in Chief until his retirement in 1996. He continues to work as a selector, compiler, editor, and translator of literature in a remarkable range of languages that includes Spanish, Italian, French, German, and Russian.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Nedda / Nedda

From Vita dei campi (Rural Life)

  Fantasticheria / Reverie

  Jeli il pastore / Jeli the Herdsman

  Rosso Malpelo / Nasty Redhead

  Cavalleria rusticana / Rustic Chivalry

  La Lupa / The She-wolf

  L'amante di Gramigna / Gramigna's Mistress

From Novelle rusticane (Rustic Stories)

  Malaria / Pestilential Air

  La roba / Possessions

  Storia dell' asino di S. Giuseppe / The History of St. Joseph's Donkey

  Pane nero / Dark Bread

  Libertà / Liberty

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486419459
Editor:
Appelbaum, Stanley
Author:
Appelbaum, Stanley
Translator:
Appelbaum, Stanley
Editor:
Appelbaum, Stanley
Author:
A
Author:
Appelbaum, Stanley
Author:
Giovanni Verg
Author:
Baum
Author:
Verga, Giovanni
Author:
Stanley Appel
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Italian
Subject:
Verga, Giovanni
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Dual Language Italian
Series Volume:
no. 315
Publication Date:
20020131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.8 lb

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