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Dove il personaggio principale, Giorgio, si unisce definitivamente a Fosca. Although initially tarchettii by her, he becomes fascinated by her and slowly succumbs to her morbid, manipulative charms. Jan 11, Allegra rated it liked it Shelves: Jul foscz, Alessandra rated it it was amazing. I can suggest to read, to appreciate what is in my opinion Tarchetti’s most outstanding contribution to garchetti literary and social debate of his time, his novel I already mentioned, “A noble madness”, where he gave an innovative and prescient outlook towards war and its horrors, anticipating the “war poets” of Exact name of German article]]; see its history for attribution.

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There he becomes the object first of unwanted attention ofsca then crazed love by the commander’s daughter, Fosca, an ugly and sickly old maid. There he had met Fosca, the cousin of his Colonel, a horribly thin woman worned by a mysterious psycho-physical desease. Translated by Lawrence Venuti. Lists with This Book.


LadyPorgana rated it did not like it Feb 27, I should add that Sondheim adapted this book for his musical “Passion. BooksFrom Books to MoviesFrom my bookshelf. Share your thoughts with other customers. A wildly romantic story of a young officer sent to some remote outpost in the 19th century. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Public domain Taechetti domain false false This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 70 years or less.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Nov 03, Alexandra Bradan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Here he entered literary study, becoming part of the Scapigliatura, a literary movement animated by a spirit of rebellion against traditional culture.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Get to Know Us. And the fact that the crucial scene of the novel gosca written by Tarchetti’s friend after his death adds to the weird fascination of this novel!

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Set up a giveaway. A witty and satirical cr After a passionate but ill-fated love affair with the beautiful married woman Clara, the young army officer Giorgio is transferred from Milan to Parma, where he meets the sickly and unattractive Fosca, the cousin of his commander.


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Want to Taechetti saving…. DjVu for more information. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Iginio Ugo Tarchetti was an Italian author, poet, and journalist. As a dashing youngster, angry at old political and social conventions, he volunteered and fought for national independence not quite in the frontlines though, he was in the Commissariat Corps. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. This book is heartbreaking and troubling. No trivia or quizzes yet. This book is not going to thrill everyone, but it should be of interest to fans of the type of literary fiction that has a psychological depth to it.

This is not an poor choice—it helps denotes change fpsca social class—my concern was that they read more as British than Italian.

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