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Italian literature

4,391 works / 613 ebooks Search for books with subject Italian literature.

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Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Click here to skip the chart.  This graph charts editions published on this subject. Click to view a single year, or drag across a range.

Editions Published
Year of Publication


Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Francesco Petrarca, 40 books
Benedetto Croce, 29 books
Giuseppe Petronio, 22 books
De Sanctis, Francesco, 19 books
Giuseppe Pitrè, 18 books
Russo, Luigi, 16 books
Falqui, Enrico, 15 books
Luti, Giorgio., 14 books
Mario Santoro, 14 books
Natalino Sapegno, 13 books
Giovanni Boccaccio, 13 books
Giosuè Carducci, 13 books
Giorgio Petrocchi, 12 books
Alessandro D'Ancona, 12 books
Aldo Borlenghi, 11 books
Gianfranco Contini, 11 books
Giuliano Manacorda, 11 books
Girolamo Tiraboschi, 10 books
Carlo Salinari, 10 books
Giulio Bertoni, 10 books
Antonio Piromalli, 10 books
Attilio Momigliano, 10 books
Ettore Bonora, 10 books
Ezio Raimondi, 10 books
Gian Mario Anselmi, 10 books


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