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Bassani’s Ferrara series, in this new translation by Jamie McKendrick, has been an ongoing Penguin project for several years, and the collection has now been completed by the recent publication of The Heron, which I already have on the to-read shelf. Ilse Fine review, Hugh.
Greg rated it really liked it Dec 31, This portrait of the private school in the American sense was fascinating. This novella is part four of the series, but the fifth of the six to be published in this form Bassani’s ordering seems arbitrary and they are all self-contained.
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Zeenat Hisam bxssani it really liked it May 28, Return to Book Page. Music had been his dietrro great passion and he considered a career as a pianist; however literature soon became the foc Bassani was born in Bologna into a prosperous Jewish family of Ferrara, where he spent his childhood with his mother Dora, father Enrico a doctorbrother Paolo, and sister Jenny.
Jeff rated it really liked it Mar 22, Trivia About Behind the Door. Rosalba rated it really liked it Nov 08, Giorgio Bassani writes so well.
Bassani was born in Bologna into a prosperous Basxani family of Ferrara, where he spent his childhood with his mother Dora, father Enrico a doctorbrother Paolo, and sister Jenny.
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Esteban rated it really liked it Aug 31, Jorgen rated it really liked it Jun 27, Refresh and try again. One assumes the narrators motives were selfless, that he just wanted a friend, to study with to share ideas with, etc.
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Max rated it really liked it Mar 07, A stirring novella, set bbassani the early ‘s in Italy reminds me a bit of Philip Roth’s writing, with its observations, emerging adolescence, and masked betrayls. These works realistically document the Italian Jewish community under Fascism in a style that manifests the difficulties of searching for truth in the meanderings of memory and moral conscience.
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A shout out to New York Review of Books — this would be a great book to be re-discovered. Cem Koca rated it really liked it Dec 14, MariaGraziaDelMiglio rated it really liked it Jan 07, They moved to Florence for a brief period, living under assumed names, then at the end of the year, to Rome, where he would spend the rest of his life.
Anna rated it really liked it Jun 28, Dec 25, Enrico Maria Faltoni rated it really liked it Apr 10, Paperbackpages. As a Jew inhowever, work opportunities were now limited and he became a schoolteacher in the Jewish School of Ferrara in via Vignatagliata. His first volume of poems, Storie dei poveri amanti e altri versi, appeared in ; a second, Te lucis ante, followed in