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Progetto Cultura Italiana Progetto Cultura Italiana: Novecento - Alessandro Baricco

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This supplementary resource allows students to deepen their knowledge of the Italian language and develop their key skills by working through exercises on a significant work of contemporary Italian literature. NOTE: This book does not include the full literary text.

The focus of this book is Baricco's 'Novecento' which tells extraordinary story of Danny Boodman T.D. Lemon Novecento. Abandoned as a newborn baby aboad a transatlantic steamer, the protagonist takes his name from the century in which he was born, the beginning of the 1900s. A gifted pianist, he lives a surreal and fascinating life dedicated to his music, never setting foot on dry land, but living his entire life aboad the Virginian where he watches the world pass him by.

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Title details

Series Progetto Cultura Italiana Title Novecento - Alessandro Baricco
Subject Italian Language Italian
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Intermediate
Publication Date January 2013 Authors Maria Carmela D'Angelo / Paolo E Balboni
Binding Paperback Pages 32
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 150
ESB Code 47054 ISBN 9788855703932
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 03/08/2020 if you order today
  Price £10.75


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