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Italian modernism

Italian culture between decadentism and avant-garde

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Ont, Buffalo .
Written in English

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  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Modernism (Literature) -- Italy,
    • Italian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Italian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Luca Somigli and Mario Moroni.
      SeriesToronto Italian studies
      ContributionsSomigli, Luca., Moroni, Mario, 1955-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ4088 .I85 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 459 p. :
      Number of Pages459
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3452933M
      ISBN 100802088287, 0802086020
      LC Control Number2005362562


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