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For teachers and students of Petrarch, Durling's edition of the poems has become the standard one. Readers have praised the translation as both graceful and accurate, conveying a real understanding of what this difficult poet is saying. The literalness of the prose translation makes this beautiful book especially useful to students who lack a full command of Italian. And students reading the verse in the original will find here an authoritative text.

Table of Contents

Introduction The Rime sparse
Poems Excluded from the Rime sparse
Appendix One: Poems Addressed to Petrarch
Appendix Two: Dante's Rime petrose and Canzone montanina

Bibliography
Index of First Lines

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674663480
Editor:
Durling, Robert M.
Translator:
Petrarch, Francesco
Translator:
Petrarch, Francesco
Translated:
Durling, Petrarch, Francesco, Robert M.
Editor:
Durling, Robert M.
Author:
Durling, Robert
Author:
Petrarch, Francesco
Author:
Durling, Robert M.
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
European - Italian
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Italian
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Subject:
Literary Criticism-Poetry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
April 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
None
Pages:
672
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 26 oz

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