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The garden of the Finzi-Continis

Author: Giorgio Bassani
Publisher: New York : MJF Books, [1996?], ©1977.
Series: Library of the holocaust.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This story of love and blighted hopes is set in Fascist Italy on the eve of World War II. It details the relationship of two young Jews in the provincial town of Ferrara. When the Fascist regime establish more restrictive racial laws, the narrator and young Micol Finzi-Contini are drawn together. Only through the filter of distance and time does he come to know all he loses.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Jewish fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giorgio Bassani
ISBN: 1567310990 9781567310993
OCLC Number: 36428825
Notes: Translation of: Il giardino dei Finzi-Contini.
Description: 200 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Library of the holocaust.
Other Titles: Giardino dei Finzi-Contini.
Responsibility: Giorgio Bassani ; translated from the Italian by William Weaver.

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This story of love and blighted hopes is set in Fascist Italy on the eve of World War II. It details the relationship of two young Jews in the provincial town of Ferrara. When the Fascist regime establish more restrictive racial laws, the narrator and young Micol Finzi-Contini are drawn together. Only through the filter of distance and time does he come to know all he loses.

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