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ABBA ABBA delves right into a literary secret with all the originality, mind's eye, and take pleasure in that readers have prized within the writer of A Clockwork Orange, 1985, and Nothing just like the Sun.

In this novel, Anthony Burgess conjectures the potential assembly in Rome in 1820 or 1821 of 2 ideal masters of the sonnet shape. One is John Keats, who's loss of life in a home at the Spanish Steps. the opposite is Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli-an super proficient poet little identified open air Rome, simply because he writes unsentimental, usually blasphemous poems within the tough dialect of the town streets. within the first a part of the booklet, Burgess units out a sensational literary hypothesis: If Belli had identified Keats, might the latter have inspired him? If Keats had recognized Belli, may possibly Keats have followed whatever of the Italian's earthy sort into his personal verse? the second one half bargains a canny collection of Belli's occasionally surprising poetry, translated into English with the entire chew and verbal aptitude of the originals by means of one "J. J. Wilson"-who, through a stroke of fine fortune, looks to have the singular presents of the novel's writer himself.

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An. VI i 12 rrErrCXlJeVOS is used of an Arcadian. Z See Documents 126, Bechtel Gr. Dial. I 267, III 134, and for the 1 and EI of the stem Schwyzer 1271. (Add. Myc. Gk. Voc. 'prob. ) For the worship of Poseidon at Onchestus see Georges Roux Rev. it. gr. LXXVII (1964) 6-22. Compare the Ionic settlement at the mouth of the Orontes, Lorimer 8+ 3 Alveicxs 5e was perhaps altered by some to EVe' AlvElcxs because it was felt to be awkward after the 01 5' O:AAOI of the preceding line, unnecessarily, cf.

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