My Carso

Description

This is the third edition of this autobiographical work by the writer Scipio Slataper (1888-1915). The first edition was in 1912. Slataper, who was born in Trieste, died as an Italian soldier. In this work he describes his love for his town and the surrounding region the Carso, as well as the double identity of his family and the region: Slavic and Italian.

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Full title:
My Carso
Published:
1918
Format:
Book
Held by:
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
Usage terms:
Public Domain

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