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Journey to Italy

Donatien Alphonse Fran├žois de Sade

Translation, introduction, and notes by James A. Steintrager

In 1775, the young Count de Sade was on the run. He had briefly fled to Italy before to escape punishment for his libertine adventures. Most notably, he had been convicted for…

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Michelangelo Buonarroti

The Joseph Tusiani's Classic Translation. Edited by Gianluca Rizzo with an essay by Glauco Cambon.

This volume presents an updated version of the classic translation of Michelangelo's poetry by Joseph Tusiani, first published in 1960, that famously prompted President JFK…

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General Editors

Luigi Ballerini
Massimo Ciavolella

Gianluca Rizzo

Honorary Chairs

Ambassador Gianfraco
Facco Bonetti

Honorable Anthony J. Scirica

Dott. Ing. Berardo Paradiso

Advisory Board

Lina Bolzoni
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa

Francesco Bruni
Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia

Franca D'Agostini
Università degli Studi di Milano

Giorgio Ficara
Università di Torino

Hermann Haller
City University of New York

Giuseppe Mazzotta
Yale University

Nicoletta Pireddu
Georgetown University

Gilberto Pizzamiglio
Università di Venezia

Margaret Rosenthal
University of Southern California

John Scott
University of Western Australia

Elissa Weaver
University of Chicago

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