Prova Ad Amarmi Ancora

Author: Sylvia Kant
Editor: Newton Compton Editori
ISBN: 8854194298
Size: 16,86 MB
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L’autrice vietata ai minori N°1 in Italia Antony Barker è attraente e tenebroso, sesso e perversione si incarnano in quest’uomo dall’anima di ghiaccio e dallo sguardo magnetico. Angela Palmieri viene da Roma, è timida e troppo lontana dal suo mondo per poterne fare parte. L’incontro con Antony la segna sia nell’anima che nel corpo, perché lui non è un uomo qualunque e gli oscuri segreti che custodisce sconvolgono Angela nel profondo, fino a costringerla ad allontanarsi, ma, ovviamente, non è così facile liberarsi del ricordo di Antony... In un susseguirsi di colpi di scena, intrighi e rivelazioni, Angela imparerà a conoscere meglio se stessa, i suoi desideri e il suo passato, ma soprattutto quello del suo amato uomo dall’anima nera... Con una scrittura coinvolgente e provocante, torna la scrittrice di culto che ha scalato le classifiche di vendita riaccendendo i sogni proibiti dei lettori italiani. Autrice del bestseller Prova ad amarmi, il romanzo italiano vietato ai minori diventato un autentico culto N°1 nelle classifiche italiane Hanno scritto di Sylvia Kant: «Sono rimasta ipnotizzata, come tramortita da un potente incantesimo. L’autrice ha una voce narrante fluida ed è stata bravissima a sviluppare la suspense, tanto che durante la lettura rimani spesso senza fiato, in attesa del colpo di scena seguente, della nuova rivelazione.» Crazy for romance «Vi appassionerete a questa vicenda torbida, intricata e misteriosa.» Sognando tra le righe Sylvia KantCon il suo esordio narrativo, Prova ad amarmi, ha ottenuto un clamoroso successo facendo scandalizzare e impazzire i lettori. Un successo che continua con Prova ad amarmi ancora.

The Book Of The Courtier

Author: conte Baldassarre Castiglione
Size: 11,82 MB
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ISBN: 9781847494719
Size: 10,86 MB
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Zeno S Conscience

Author: Italo Svevo
Editor: Vintage
ISBN: 1101970227
Size: 16,76 MB
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Long hailed as a seminal work of modernism in the tradition of Joyce and Kafka, and now available in a supple new English translation, Italo Svevo’s charming and splendidly idiosyncratic novel conducts readers deep into one hilariously hyperactive and endlessly self-deluding mind. The mind in question belongs to Zeno Cosini, a neurotic Italian businessman who is writing his confessions at the behest of his psychiatrist. Here are Zeno’s interminable attempts to quit smoking, his courtship of the beautiful yet unresponsive Ada, his unexpected–and unexpectedly happy–marriage to Ada’s homely sister Augusta, and his affair with a shrill-voiced aspiring singer. Relating these misadventures with wry wit and a perspicacity at once unblinking and compassionate, Zeno’s Conscience is a miracle of psychological realism.

The Mysteries Of Udolpho

Author: Ann Ward Radcliffe
Size: 15,48 MB
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Marianna Sirca

Author: Grazia Deledda
Editor: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 9780838640685
Size: 13,18 MB
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Jan Kozma's translation of Marianna Sirca is the near-literal rendering of a novel written by Grazia Deledda (1871-1936), the celebrated Italian author from Sardinia who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926. Almost all of Deledda's stories treat the lives, loves, tragedies, and triumphs of the author's native land - the remote, isolated, and often forbidding island of Sardinia. This new translation includes an introduction that highlights the salient episodes of Grazia Deledda's life and which situates Marianna Sirca both literarily within the author's opera omnia and as part of the general literary trends of the early European twentieth century. Jan Kozma presents the homonymous protagonist, Marianna Sirca, as one of the great literary precursors of the liberated, independent, modern woman - an ironic twist, given the repressive culture in which Marianna lives. The translator also provides numerous explanatory foot-notes that elucidate particular arcane aspects of Sardinian life in the late nineteenth century. Marianna Sirca is a 30-year-old woman of inherited wealth who lives in Nuoro, Sardinia. Because of her strong will and sense of independence, Marianna is the family "black sheep" - refusing to be married off to a distant relative in a social arrangement of convenience. Instead Marianna becomes involved with Simone Sole, a younger man who was a servant in the Sirca household in his youth and who is now an outlaw - wanted for banditry. Against the will of her entire family, the lovers plan to marry, but at Marianna's insistence only after Simone "gets right with the law." The novel traces the story of these two emarginated lovers through various twists and turns, ending with a typical Deleddan flourish that leaves the reader with a real awareness of Sardinian, social mores, values, attitudes, and tradition.


Author: Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton
Size: 20,85 MB
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Author: Emilio Salgari
Editor: Roh Press
ISBN: 9780978270728
Size: 11,14 MB
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The Tigers of Mompracem are a band of rebel pirates fighting against the colonial power of the Dutch and British Empires. They are led by Sandokan, the indomitable Tiger of Malaysia, and Yanez de Gomera, a Portuguese wanderer and adventurer. After twelve years of spilling blood and spreading terror throughout Malaysia, Sandokan has reached the height of his power, but when the pirate learns of the existence of the Pearl of Labuan, his fortunes begin to change...

The Way Of A Pilgrim

Author: Gleb Pokrovsky
Editor: SkyLight Paths Publishing
ISBN: 1893361314
Size: 14,58 MB
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Now with facing-page commentary that illumintes and explains the text, this classic of Russian spirituality offers the timeless account of an anonymous wanderer who set out on a journey across nineteenth-century Russia with nothing but some bread, a Bible, and a burning desire to learn the true words of St. Paul: "Pray without ceasing."