The Babel Guide to Italian Fiction (in English Translation)
The Babel guide has 150 original reviews of books by Italian authors available in English. Each review provides a kind of trailer for the work with an extract as a taster. It includes a database of Italian fiction translated into English since 1945 with original titles and current prices. This is the first in a series of illustrated guides, written in a lively and accessible style. It aims to provide potential readers with an idea of whether a book will suit their own tastes.
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Introduction 11 Reviews
Index of Authors Reviewed 147 Index of English Titles
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