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The Leopard: Revised and with new material (Vintage Classics)


In the spring of 1860, Fabrizio, the charismatic Prince of Salina, still rules over thousands of acres and hundreds of people, including his own numerous family, in mingled splendour and squalor. Then comes Garibaldi’s landing in Sicily and the Prince must decide whether to resist the forces of change or come to terms with them.

The Leopard

Pub Date : 2013-10-02 | Author : Giuseppe Di Lampedusa | Publisher : Pantheon

ISBN 10 : 9780307833990
ISBN 13 : 0307833992

A classic of modern fiction. Set in the 1860s, THE LEOPARD is the spellbinding story of a decadent, dying Sicilian aristocracy threatened by the approaching forces of democracy and..

Letters From London And Europe 1925 30

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa | Publisher : Alma Books

ISBN 10 : 1846881374
ISBN 13 : 9781846881374

This translation originally published: 2010...


Pub Date : 2015-07-21 | Author : John Julius Norwich | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9780812995190
ISBN 13 : 0812995198

Critically acclaimed author John Julius Norwich weaves the turbulent story of Sicily into a spellbinding narrative that places the island at the crossroads of world history. “Sic..

Midnight In Sicily

Pub Date : 2014-08-05 | Author : Peter Robb | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 9781466861299
ISBN 13 : 1466861290

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year A New York Public Library Best Book of the Year From the author of M and A Death in Brazil comes Midnight in Sicily. South of ..

The Professor And The Siren

Pub Date : 2014-06-17 | Author : Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa | Publisher : New York Review of Books

ISBN 10 : 9781590177426
ISBN 13 : 1590177428

An NYRB Classics Original In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard bu..

Bitter Almonds

Pub Date : 2015-11-10 | Author : Mary Taylor Simeti | Publisher : Open Road Media

ISBN 10 : 9781504026253
ISBN 13 : 150402625X

At the age of eleven, the daughter of a Sicilian sharecropper, Maria Grammatico, entered the San Carlo Institute in the mountaintop town of Erice, an orphanage run by nuns who were..


Pub Date : 2017-09-19 | Author : Jameel Zookie McGee | Publisher : WaterBrook

ISBN 10 : 9780735290730
ISBN 13 : 0735290733

Jameel McGee: “For the next three years not a day went by that I didn’t think about my son who I had never seen and the cop who had kept me from him. And for most of those thre..


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