Letteratura Inglese

John Clare – November

LibriVox volunteers bring you 20 recordings of November by John Clare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 18, 2012 John Clare was an English poet, the son of a farm labourer, who came to be known for his celebratory representations of the English countryside and his lamentation of…

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Edgar Allan Poe – Review of “The Betrothed Lovers”

I Promessi Sposi, or the Betrothed Lovers; a Milanese Story of the Seventeenth Century: as translated for the Metropolitan, from the Italian of Alessandro Manzoni, by G.W. Featherstonhaugh. Washington: stereotyped and published by Duff Green. 1834. 8vo. pp. 249. The appearance of this work strongly reminds us of the introductory…

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I Era l’ultimo ricevimento di lady Windermere, alla vigilia della primavera. Bentink House, più dell’usato, brulicava di visitatori. Sei membri del ministero eran venuti direttamente dopo l’udienza dello speaker, con tutti gli ordini e le decorazioni. Le belle donne indossavano i più eleganti costumi e, in fondo alla sala dei…

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