WorldCat Identities

Chiari, Alberto

Works: 6 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 340 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Lyric poetry  Illustrated works  Sestinas  Sonnets  Parodies, imitations, etc  Biographies 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PQ4713, 853.7
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alberto Chiari
Petrarch's songbook = Rerum vulgarium fragmenta by Francesco Petrarca( Book )

30 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A new verse translation of the whole 'Canzoniere, ' with notes on the page to illuminate the poems and suggest the many connections between them."--Page 4 of cover
La battaglia delle belle donne : Le lettere, Le sposizioni di Vangeli by Franco Sacchetti( Book )

10 editions published in 1938 in Italian and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The betrothed by Alessandro Manzoni( Book )

22 editions published between 1946 and 1977 in Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Lombardy during the Spanish occupation of the late 1620s, The Betrothed tells the story of two young lovers, Renzo and Lucia, prevented from marrying by the petty tyrant Don Rodrigo, who desires Lucia for himself. Forced to flee, they are then cruelly separated, and must face many dangers including plague, famine and imprisonment, and confront a variety of strange characters the mysterious Nun of Monza, the fiery Father Cristoforo and the sinister Unnamed' in their struggle to be reunited. A vigorous portrayal of enduring passion, The Betrothed's exploration of love, power and faith presents a whirling panorama of seventeenth-century Italian life and is one of the greatest European historical novels"--Page 4 of cover
Poesie liriche by Alessandro Manzoni( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in Italian and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il libro delle rime by Franco Sacchetti( Book )

2 editions published between 1936 and 1969 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belacqua by Alberto Chiari( Book )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1947 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.74 (from 0.68 for The betrot ... to 0.88 for Belacqua / ...)