Published January 30, 2006
by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||268|
Corinne, or Italy () is both the story of a love affair between Oswald, Lord Nelvil and a beautiful poetess, and an homage to the landscape, literature and art of Italy. On arriving in Italy, Oswald immediately falls under Corinne's magical spell as she is crowned a national genius at the Captitol. "Corinne, or Italy (). A romantic novel by Mme de Staël. Oswald Nevil, and English lord, recuperating in Rome, meets the famous poetess Corinne, who, half-English and half-Italian, has exiled herself from her native : Corinne, or Italy () is both the story of a love affair and Madame de Stael's homage to the landscape, literature, and art of Italy. The Scottish peer Lord Nelvil is torn between his passion for the beautiful Italian poetess Corinne and respect for his dead father's wish that he should marry Lucile, a traditionally dutiful English girl. His choice leads to tragedy for Corinne and a seared 3/5(1). Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.
The next period of research travel takes her to Italy. Corinne, the novel that emerges from it, is both a guide to Italian art, literature, customs, and landscape and a work with a political slant (though Staël prudently denies the latter). In a way, she identifies herself with Italy, feeling that they both suffer under a regime of oppression designed to curtail individuality and genius. In French literature: Mme de Staël and the debate on literature novels, Delphine (; Delphine) and Corinne (; Corinne, or Italy), focus on the limits society tries to impose on the independent woman and the woman of account of Corinne’s personal drama is combined with an examination of national identities in postrevolutionary Europe, offering original insights into how. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Corinne, or, Italy Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Internet Archive BookReader Corinne, or, Italy Internet Archive. Internet Archive. Settings About This Book Table of Contents Read Aloud Search Share This Book Settings One Page Two Pages Thumbnails Link to the book.
View the profiles of people named Corinne Corinne. Join Facebook to connect with Corinne Corinne and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power. Corrine, or Italy, is both the story of a love affair between Oswald, Lord Nelvil, and a beautiful poetess, and an homage to the landscape, literature and art of Italy. Stael, the subject of recent feminist rediscovery, weaves discreet political allusion into her romance, and upon its publication Napoleon renewed her order of exile. Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Italy -- Description and travel. Travel. Italy. More like this: Similar Items. See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive. Corinne, or, Italy Madame de StaëlPages: