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D"Annunzio, the poet as superman

Anthony Richard Ewart Rhodes

D"Annunzio, the poet as superman

by Anthony Richard Ewart Rhodes

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Published by McDowell, Obolensky in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • D"Annunzio, Gabriele, -- 1863-1938

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementAnthony Rhodes.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23833139M

      **Economist Best Books of ** This fascinating life of Gabriele d’Annunzio—the charismatic poet, bon vivant, and virulent nationalist who prefigured Mussolini—traces the early twentieth century’s trajectory from Romantic idealism to Fascist thuggery. D’Annunzio was Italy’s premier poet at a time when poetry could trigger : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Among D'Annunzio's numerous plays the best are Francesca da Rimini () and La figlia di Jorio (; The Daughter of Jorio). Further Reading on Gabriele D'Annunzio. Two major critical biographies of D'Annunzio in English are Tom Antongini, D'Annunzio (), and Anthony R. E. Rhodes, The Poet as Superman: A Life of Gabriele D'Annunzio ().

    [8] Rhodes, The Poet as Superman, p. [9] D’Annunzio, La Vergini della Rocce (). [10] Margherita Sarfatti, The Life of Benito Mussolini (London: Thornton and Butterworth, ), pp. – [11] Sarfatti, The Life of Benito Mussolini, pp. – [12] Rhodes, The Poet as Superman, p. [13] Rhodes, The Poet as Superman, p.   In his day the poet called the villa “La Prioria” (The Priory) and in addition to the house the property consists of an ampitheater, half of the full sized navel battle ship “the Puglia” that is inset into a hill in the garden a boat house with D’Annunzio’s military speedboat and a circular mausoleum where the poet is buried.

    D'Annunzio uses long paragraphs, and a lot of cent words (although the latter may be due to the English translator). Also, D'Annunzio explores in depth the thought processes of his protagonist. There are also shades of Neitzsche's "superman" philosophy - that some people are more highly evolved and are therefore not subject to the same rules /5(34).   Gabriele d’Annunzio reading. (Photo: Public Domain/WikiCommons) It can be hard to reconcile the incredible charisma of Hitler written about in history books .


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