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  • Discourse Pragmatics and the Verb

    The Evidence from Romance

    Edited by Suzanne Fleischman, LINDA WAUGH

    First published in 1990, this collection investigates grammatical categories associated with the verb as they are used by speakers and writers in real discourses and texts. Focusing on tense, aspect, mood, and voice in French, Spanish, and Italian, each chapter underscores the importance of context…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Pasolini after Dante

    The 'Divine Mimesis' and the Politics of Representation

    By Emanuela Patti

    What role did Dante play in the work of Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922-1975)? His unfinished and fragmented imitation of the Comedia, La Divina Mimesis, is only one outward sign of what was a sustained dialogue with Dante on representation begun in the early 1950s. During this period, the philologists…

    Hardback – 2016-07-20
    Italian Perspectives

  • The Italian Academies 1525-1700

    Networks of Culture, Innovation and Dissent

    Edited by Jane E. Everson, Denis V Reidy, Lisa Sampson

    The intellectual societies known as Academies played a vital role in the development of culture, and scholarly debate throughout Italy between 1525-1700. They were fundamental in establishing the intellectual networks later defined as the ‘République des Lettres’, and in the dissemination of ideas…

    Hardback – 2016-04-21
    Italian Perspectives

  • Thinking Italian Translation

    A course in translation method: Italian to English, 2nd Edition

    By Stella Cragie, Ian Higgins, Sandor Hervey, Patrizia Gambarotta

    Thinking Italian Translation is an indispensable course for students who want to develop their Italian to English translation skills. This new edition includes: up-to-date examples and new source texts from a variety of genres, from journalistic to technical. a brand new section on…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Thinking Translation

  • Colloquial Italian 2

    The Next Step in Language Learning

    By Sylvia Lymbery, Sandra Silipo

    Do you know Italian already and want to go a stage further? If you're planning a visit to Italy, need to brush up your Italian for work, or are simply doing a course, Colloquial Italian 2 is the ideal way to refresh your knowledge of the language and to extend your skills. Colloquial Italian 2 is…

    Paperback – 2015-08-05
    Colloquial Series

  • Colloquial Italian

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition

    By Sylvia Lymbery

    Colloquial Italian: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to Italian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it…

    Paperback – 2015-07-01
    Colloquial Series

  • Soluzioni

    A Practical Grammar of Contemporary Italian, 3rd Edition

    By Denise De Rome

    Soluzioni: A Practical Grammar of Contemporary Italian comprises an engaging reference grammar with related exercises in one volume. Using an appealing visual layout, Soluzioni explains the main topics of modern Italian grammar in clear and concise language. Real language examples and plenty of…

    Paperback – 2015-01-15
    Routledge Concise Grammars

  • Modern Italian Grammar

    A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Anna Proudfoot, Francesco Cardo

    This new edition of the Modern Italian Grammar is an innovative reference guide to Italian, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. With a strong emphasis on contemporary usage, all grammar points and functions are richly illustrated with examples. Implementing feedback…

    Paperback – 2012-10-29
    Modern Grammars

  • Aspects of the Secular Cantata in Late Baroque Italy

    Edited by Michael Talbot

    As shown by the ever-increasing volume of recordings, editions and performances of the vast repertory of secular cantatas for solo voice produced, primarily in Italy, in the second half of the seventeenth century and the first half of the eighteenth century, this long neglected genre has at last '…

    Hardback – 2009-09-28

  • Romantic 'Anglo-Italians'

    Configurations of Identity in Byron, the Shelleys, and the Pisan Circle

    By Maria Schoina

    Focusing on key members of the Pisan Circle, Byron, the Shelleys, and Leigh Hunt, Maria Schoina explores configurations of identity and the acculturating practices of British expatriates in post-Napoleonic Italy. The problems involved in British Romanticism's relations to its European 'others' are…

    Hardback – 2009-09-17
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Trade and Industry in Early Modern Italy

    By Domenico Sella

    This volume brings together a set of classic essays by Domenico Sella in which he reassesses the economic fortunes of Northern Italy, in particular Lombardy and Venice, during the 16th and 17th centuries. In addition, the literature on the economics and society of northern Italy had hitherto dealt…

    Hardback – 2009-08-28
    Variorum Collected Studies Series

  • Identity, Otherness and Empire in Shakespeare's Rome

    Edited by Maria Del Sapio Garbero

    Contributors to this collection delve into the relationship between Rome and Shakespeare. They view the presence of Rome in Shakespeare's plays not simply as an unquestioned model of imperial culture, or a routine chapter in the history of literary influence, but rather as the problematic link…

    Hardback – 2009-08-19
    Anglo-Italian Renaissance Studies

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