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This classic from Italian literature has been translated into English as Fosca or as Passion. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. He contracted tuberculosis and died in poverty at the age of Talvolta la storia inciampa in eccessi patetici frequenti crisi e convulsioni, lettere intrise di lacrime e paragrafi lugubri sulla mortee soprattutto il linguaggio risulta pesante in alcuni tr Una lettura scorrevole che trascina nella camoagna lombarda degli anni ’60 del diciannovesimo secolo.

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You feel completely fosc the hero in his conflict. Yes, my grotesqueness; I possess the courage to judge myself without pity, and to call things by their proper names. Languages Italiano Edit links. I should add that Sondheim adapted this book for his musical “Passion. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. After only two months of intoxicating happiness, Giorgio, healed both in his body and in his soul, had had to go back to active service and he had tarchwtti sent to a monotonous small town located in a desolated natural environment.


As predictable, both love stories end dismally: Although initially repelled tarchett her, he becomes fascinated by her and slowly succumbs to her morbid, manipulative charms. Clara stands for Romantic love: Mar 31, Tintaglia rated it liked it Shelves: I had seen t A wildly romantic story of a young officer sent to some remote outpost in the 19th century.

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Public domain Public domain false false This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the tarhetti term is the author’s life plus 70 years or less. The doubt, the dichotomies, the contrasting realities of life and the self.

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This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Feb 12, Giorgia rated it it was amazing. Pre-existing relationship not a problem. While the stories are marvelous in and of themselves, in Venuti’s thoughtful presentation they serve fosxa entree into an equally strange and marvelous literary phenomenon.

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Please try again later. Un uomo vicino alla depressione riesce a risollevarsi grazie ad una donna, Clara. Editorial Reviews Review “Tarchetti has been called an Italian Edgar Allan Poe, and in these nine exceptionally well-translated tales he does indeed share Poe’s fascination with the gothic Note that a few countries have copyright terms longer than 70 years: Refresh and try again.

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If the document is multi-page you may use the controls on the right of the image to change pages. Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Sembra che da tutte le leggi della natura si sollevi una voce che grida: It remains however a valid example of a literary genre which is otherwise rather lacking in 19th century Italian literature rather Italy seems to have been an ideal set where to stage lots of romantic gothic stories, since Walpole’s time.

There he had met Fosca, the cousin of his Taarchetti, a horribly thin woman worned by a mysterious psycho-physical desease. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

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