STRANGERS IN A STRANGE LAND: A CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION ON THE HISTORY OF ITALIAN-LANGUAGE AMERICAN IMPRINTS (1830-1945). James J. Periconi.
STRANGERS IN A STRANGE LAND: A CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION ON THE HISTORY OF ITALIAN-LANGUAGE AMERICAN IMPRINTS (1830-1945).

STRANGERS IN A STRANGE LAND: A CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION ON THE HISTORY OF ITALIAN-LANGUAGE AMERICAN IMPRINTS (1830-1945).

  • New York: The Grolier Club, 2012.
  • 6 x 9 inches
  • Hardcover
  • 195 pages
  • ISBN: 9781605830391

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A groundbreaking examination of the legacy of Italian-language publishing in pre-war America. Strangers in a Strange Land showcases the wide range of literary works which entertained, educated and inflamed an Italian-language audience during a period of critical historical development. Includes introductory essays by Martino Marazzi, Francesco Durante, and Robert Viscusi. An illustrated record of the exhibition on show at the Grolier Club September 19-November 2, 2012, followed by a bibliography of over 800 primary and secondary Italian-language works printed in America. Illustrated in color throughout, and with an index.