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The name of the rose

Author: Umberto Eco
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Set in Italy in the Middle Ages, this is not only a narrative of a murder investigation in a monastery in 1327, but also a chronicle of the 14th century religious wars, a history of monastic orders,  Read more...


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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco
ISBN: 0749397055 9780749397050
OCLC Number: 489001662
Language Note: Translation of: Il nome della rosa
Notes: Originally published: London : Secker & Warburg, 1983
Description: 502 sider
Other Titles: Nome della rosa.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver


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"The late medieval world, teetering on the edge of discoveries and ideas that will hurl it into one more recognisably like ours...evoked with a force and wit that are breathtaking" Financial Times "A Read more...

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