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My secret book

Author: Francesco Petrarca; J G Nichols
Publisher: London : Hesperus, 2002.
Series: 100 pages.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Written in the form of a dialogue between himself and St Augustine, 'My secret book' wrestles with the universal themes of suffering, desire, fear and joy. The result is a precious insight into Petrarch's life, world and writing, and a remarkable early example of self-revelation and autobiography"--Front flap.
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Genre/Form: Christian fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374.
My secret book.
London : Hesperus, 2002
(OCoLC)606933873
Named Person: Augustine, of Hippo Saint; Augustine, of Hippo Saint
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Petrarca; J G Nichols
ISBN: 1843910268 9781843910268
OCLC Number: 51622169
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Description: 113 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: 100 pages.
Responsibility: Francesco Petrarch ; translated by J.G. Nichols ; foreword by Germaine Greer.
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"Written in the form of a dialogue between himself and St Augustine, 'My secret book' wrestles with the universal themes of suffering, desire, fear and joy. The result is a precious insight into Petrarch's life, world and writing, and a remarkable early example of self-revelation and autobiography"--Front flap.

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