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Epochs of Italian literature

by Cesare Foligno

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Published by The Clarendon press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italian literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Cesare Foligno.
    SeriesThe world"s manuals
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ4043 .F6 1920a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6686368M
    LC Control Number26002577
    OCLC/WorldCa4892129

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    Italian literature (as in literature written in Italian as opposed to literature being written in Latin) has a shorter history than the literature of countries like German, Greece, and England as Italian was seen as the language of the common people and thus not used for literary purposes until Dante Alighieri wrote his famous “Divine Comedy” in Italian and also wrote about using the. This period of literature dates back to their invasion (along with the Jutes) of Celtic England circa The era ends in when Norman France, under William, conquered England. Much of the first half of this period—prior to the seventh century, at least—had oral literature.

    In the first epoch, which ran from the 4th millennium B.C. to the first half of the 1st millennium B.C., pre-alphabetic scripts produced a primitive type of literature. In the second epoch, which ran from the first half of the 1st millennium B.C. to the late 15th century A.D., the literate tradition begun in Biblical and classical times. After World War II, American literature has become broad and varied in terms of theme, mode, and purpose. Currently, there is little consensus as to how to go about classifying the last 80 years into periods or movements—more time must pass, perhaps, before scholars can make these determinations.


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