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Cesare Pavese was one of Italy’s great post-war writers. His poetry was revolutionary—both artistically and politically—rejecting the verbal and philosophical constraints of tradition and utilizing direct, colloquial language. His subjects were peasants, hobos, and prostitutes, and this bilingual volume includes all the poetry Pavese ever published, including work originally deleted by Fascist censors. A landmark volume.

Cesare Pavese (1908-50) was a novelist, poet, and translator and a major literary figure in post-war Italy. He brought American influence to Italian literature through his translations. Pavese’s flight from the Fascists and subsequent confinement were reflected in his writings, which dealt with social struggle and revealed his sympathy for the oppressed. He committed suicide at the height of his literary powers.

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Complete poems--including work censored by the Fascists--from one of Italy's greatest post-war writers.

Synopsis:

Cesare Pavese was one of Italy's great post-war writers. His poetry was revolutionary — both artistically and politically — rejecting the verbal and philosophical constraints of tradition and utilizing direct, colloquial language. His subjects were peasants, hobos, and prostitutes, and this bilingual volume includes all the poetry Pavese ever published. A landmark volume.

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ISBN:
9781556591747
Translator:
Brock, Geoffery
Author:
Brock, Geoffery
Translator:
Brock, Geoffrey
Author:
Pavese, Cesare
Author:
Brock, Geoffrey
Publisher:
Copper Canyon Press
Location:
Port Townsend, Wash.
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Bilingual books
Subject:
Pavese, Cesare
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Italian language edition
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Subject:
Single Author - Continental European
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
106-930
Publication Date:
20020631
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TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
300
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

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Complete poems--including work censored by the Fascists--from one of Italy's greatest post-war writers.
"Synopsis" by , Cesare Pavese was one of Italy's great post-war writers. His poetry was revolutionary — both artistically and politically — rejecting the verbal and philosophical constraints of tradition and utilizing direct, colloquial language. His subjects were peasants, hobos, and prostitutes, and this bilingual volume includes all the poetry Pavese ever published. A landmark volume.
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