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The Edge of Europe

By: Bianchini, Angela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., University of Nebraska Press: 2000

Book ID: SW56BB

ISBN: 0803213085

Condition: Very Good


AS6 - Book has library stamping on the top page edges, title page, and front loose endpaper with label, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Blue covered boards with gilt lettering. Translated by Angela M. Jeannet and David Castronuovo. With an Afterword by ANgela M. Jeannet. European Women Writers Series. View more info

The Decameron

By: Boccaccio, Giovanni

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, The Heritage Club: 1940

Book ID: SCW06612

Condition: Very Good


CB6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in red repeating pattern printed tan cloth with gold lettering and graphics against a black background on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear. A fine copy of a classic of European and Italian literature. The author is notable for his effects on the development of the modern Italian language, especially in the written form. 536p. View more info

Italian Literature: The Dominant Themes

By: Cairns, Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, David & Charles: 1977

Book ID: EC21322BB

ISBN: 0715373919

Condition: Very Good


U6 - An ex-library hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has couple of labels, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, discoloration and light shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), discoloration and light shelf wear. Comparative Literature. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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The Officers' Camp

By: Carocci, Giampiero

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Evanston, Illinois, USA, Marlboro Press/Northwestern: 1997

Book ID: SCW07481

ISBN: 0810160269

Condition: Very Good


BC5 - A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black wraps with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is a heavy plastic lamination of the covers plus there are the usual library labels and stamps on the spine, back cover, top outside paper edges, front endpaper, and title page plus there is some very light soiling on the right outside paper edges. Translated from the Italian by George Hochfield. A novel by a noted Italian historian based on his experiences in Germany during World War II. The story is about a young Florentine officer who is captured along with his companions by the a... View more info

Angelo Beolco (Il Ruzante)

By: Carroll, Linda L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC35586BB

ISBN: 0805782559

Condition: Very Good


BD1 - A first edition ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), marked out info on the page edges and title page, some light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Twayne's World Authors Series, Italian Literature, Anthony Oldcorn, Editor, TWAS 815. 9"x5.75", 145 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Macno

By: De Carlo, Andrea

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW00435

ISBN: 0151548994

Condition: Very Good


BZ5 - A hard cover first American edition book in near fine condition. An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy quarter bound in black cloth with dark gray paper covered boards with a remainder mark on the bottom outside edge. The paperback is in very good condition with minor edge and shelf wear. Translated from the Italian by William Weaver. A former rock star, now a small unnamed country's dictator, lives in a palace surounded by an entourage held to him by the memerizing effect he has. A journalist couple jump the palace walls but are received graciously anyway. The woman succumbs to hi... View more info

The Island of the Day Before

By: Eco, Umberto

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Viking/Penguin Books: 1995

Book ID: SCW00713

ISBN: 0140259198

Condition: Very Good


CH5 - A trade paperback in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps. The story of a 17th century nobleman who finds himself aboard a mysterious ship anchored in the bay of a beautiful island he cannot reach. Translated from the Italian by William Weaver. By the internationally renowned author of "The Name of the Rose," and "Foucault's Pendulum". 514p. View more info

America in Modern Italian Literature

By: Heiney, Donald

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA, Rutgers University Press: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW03273

Condition: Good


BX3 - A hard cover first edition book in very good- condition with a dust jacket in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in light yellow cloth covered boards with black and red lettering on the spine with minor overall wear plus some light soiling on the front. The dust jacket is in good+ condition and is intact but has significant edge wear and chipping mainly on the top and bottom spine edges and right corners plus some edge wear along the top and bottom edges plus three small (about 0.25") closed tears on the front bottom edge and 3 on the back at the top left and top and bottom ... View more info

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The Alphonse Courrier Affair

By: Morazzoni, Marta

Price: $2.00

Publisher: London, East Sussex, United Kingdom, Harvill Press: 2000

Book ID: SCW09849

ISBN: 1860465749

Condition: Good


BX2 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with heavy clear plastic lamination applied to the covers plus there are the usual library labels and stamps on the back cover, the top outside paper edges, the front endpaper, and the title page. Translated from the Italian by Emma Rose. A novel about a modestly ambitious man who establishes a prosperous ironmonger's shop, has a beautiful wife, and a household with two sons. But there are still well-guarded secrets tied to his wife's ... View more info

Cesare Pavese

By: O'Healy, Aine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1988

Book ID: EC35587BB

ISBN: 0805782427

Condition: Very Good


BD1 - An ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), marked out info on the page edges and title page, some light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Twayne's World Authors Series, Italian Literature, Anthony Oldcorn, Editor, TWAS 785. 9"x5.75", 178 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info