Giacomo Leopardi, the Canti (Fyfield Books)

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Giacomo Leopardi, the Canti (Fyfield Books)

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  • 言語 ENG
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Leopardi's rejection of the Catholicism of his childhood and Enlightenment optimism gives his work a contemporary feel. In J.G. Nichols's translations we grasp the consistent strain of thought in writing, including a biography woven of Leopardi's own words.

Table of Contents

Introduction                                       ix
Canti
To Italy 3 (4)
On the Proposed Monument to Dante in 7 (6)
Florence
To Angelo Mai on the Occasion of his 13 (9)
Discovery of some Books of Cicero's De Re
Publica
For the Wedding of his Sister Paolina 22 (4)
To a Victor in the Games 26 (3)
Brutus 29 (4)
To Spring or Of the Ancient Fables 33 (4)
Hymn to the Patriarchs or Of the Beginnings 37 (4)
of the Human Race
Sappho's Last Song 41 (3)
First Love 44 (7)
The Solitary Thrush 51 (2)
The Infinite 53 (2)
The Evening of the Holiday 55 (3)
To the Moon 58 (1)
The Dream 59 (3)
The Solitary Life 62 (5)
Consalvo 67 (5)
To his Lady 72 (3)
To Count Carlo Pepoli 75 (5)
The Revival 80 (6)
To Silvia 86 (3)
Remembrances 89 (5)
Night Song of a Wandering Shepherd of Asia 94 (10)
The Calm after the Storm 104(2)
The Village Saturday 106(2)
The Dominant Thought 108(5)
Love and Death 113(5)
To Himself 118(1)
Aspasia 119(4)
Upon a Bas-relief on an Ancient Tomb 123(5)
showing a Dead Girl in the Act of Departing
and Taking Leave of her Family
On the Likeness of a Beautiful Lady Carved 128(2)
upon her Tomb
Palinode to the Marchese Gino Capponi 130(8)
The Setting of the Moon 138(3)
The Broom or The Flower of the Desert 141(9)
Imitation 150(1)
Jeu d'Esprit 151(2)
Fragment (Hear me, Melissus...) 153(2)
Fragment (Still walking up and down...) 155(1)
Fragment (The ray of daylight...) 156(3)
Fragment: From the Greek of Semonides 159(3)
Fragment: From the Same 162(1)
Giacomo Leopardi 1798--1837 163