Classicism and Romanticism in Italian Literature: Leopardi's Discourse on Romantic Poetry

1st Edition

Fabio A Camilletti

Published January 21, 2016
Reference - 224 Pages
ISBN 9781138664579 - CAT# Y230150
Series: Warwick Series in the Humanities

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In 1816 a violent literary quarrel engulfed Bourbon Restoration Italy. On one side the Romantics wanted an opening up of Italian culture towards Europe, and on the other the Classicists favoured an inward-looking Italy. Giacomo Leopardi wrote a Discourse of an Italian on Romantic Poetry aiming to contribute to the debate from a new perspective.


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