The allure of D’Annunzio
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The allure of D’Annunzio

The Times Literary Supplement (Christopher Duggan) – Exactly what happened at around 11 o’clock on the evening of August 13, 1922 in the Vittoriale, the retreat on the shores of Lake Garda of Gabriele D’Annunzio, Italy’s most celebrated war hero and writer, is unclear. He was sitting in pyjamas and slippers, his back to an open window, … Continue reading