Joy of Shipwrecks, a book of poetry


Giuseppe Ungaretti (1888-1970) was an Italian poet. He was the founder of the ermetismo style of poetry, characterised as concise and obscure with only a few verses. The inspiration for this collection of poems is the tragedy of the war, translated by Allen Mandelbaum in 1958.

Full title:
Joy of Shipwrecks
Book / Poem
Giuseppe Ungaretti
Held by:
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
Usage terms:
Public Domain

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