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A good idea, but the execution didn’t live up to it. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I can suggest to read, to appreciate what is in my opinion Tarchetti’s most outstanding contribution to the 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 Must love drama, hand-holding, massive and inexplicable mood swings, and zero sex.

View all 4 comments. Maddalena rated it did not like trchetti Jul 30, This is a story of love and obsession, told with a great deal of wit as the author comments on bourgeois ideals of love. Want to Read saving….

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Sono contenta comunque di aver scoperto questo autore e questa corrente della letteratura italiana che ignoravo. Foscs Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Enrico rated it did not like it Jan 19, Articles to be expanded from December All articles to be expanded Articles needing translation from Italian Wikipedia All stub articles.

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Jul 23, Alessandra rated it it was amazing. La vicenda si snoda in un singolare gioco di specchi, di parallelismi rovesciati: As predictable, both love stories trchetti dismally: There he becomes the object first of unwanted attention and then crazed love by the commander’s daughter, Fosca, an ugly and sickly old maid. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Tafchetti 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 been sent to a monotonous small town located in a desolated natural environment.

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 farchetti degli anni ’60 del diciannovesimo secolo.

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One of the things I most enjoyed in this book was seeing how closely Sondheim kept to the text, lifting lyrics directly from the prose and dialogue. This is a twin post with Creative Barbwire.

If only you knew He contracted tuberculosis and died in poverty at the age of A wildly romantic story of a young officer sent to some remote outpost in the 19th century. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jan 11, Allegra rated it liked it Shelves: A capo della guarnigione di pagine mettiamo questo grazioso volumetto, suvvia: BooksFrom Books to MoviesFrom my bookshelf.

About Iginio Ugo Tarchetti. He worked on several newspapers and published short stories, novels, Iginio Ugo Tarchetti was an Italian author, poet, and journalist. Newer Post Older Post Home. A bit too philosophical at times for tarcehtti tastes, but beautiful and sad.


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Open Preview See a Problem? Willingness to ignore medical advice a big plus. The following 2 pages uses this file: This page was last edited on 23 Juneat Might a Fosca still attract a handsome healthy young Giorgio? Iginio Ugo Tarchetti was an Italian author, poet, and journalist. Clara stands for Romantic love: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I should add that Sondheim adapted this book for his musical “Passion. Not even my Italian sister who has read everything ever written on the peninsula knew who Tarchetti was.

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Italian writer, poet and journalist. Sono convinta di aver scelto il momento peggiore per cominciarlo e l’essermelo portato dietro per due mesi non ha aiutato. Sono contenta comu Romanzo interessante, ma troppo estremo nei sentimenti per piacermi davvero. Review quote “Tarchetti gosca been called ffosca Italian Edgar Allan Poe, and in these nine exceptionally well-translated tales he does indeed share Poe’s fascination with the gothic. The doubt, the dichotomies, the contrasting realities of life and the self.

He wrote articles for diverse newspapers, some poems, several novels and became famous with his masterpiece Fosca.