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Il diario di Sintra

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In 1935, while Europe experiences growing political tensions that will eventually lead to World War II, Christopher Isherwood, Stephen Spender and Wystan Hugh Auden move to Sintra, Portugal. Accompanied by Tony Hyndman, Spender's lover, and Heinz Neddermayer, Isherwood's lover, they look for a big peaceful house where they can live together happily ever after. During their ...more
Paperback, First edition, first published in Italian in 2012, 267 pages
Published 2012 by Barbès
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Wystan Hugh Auden was an Anglo-American poet, best known for love poems such as Funeral Blues, poems on political and social themes such as September 1, 1939 and The Shield of Achilles, poems on cultural and psychological themes such as The Age of Anxiety, and poems on religious themes such as For the Time Being and Horae Canonicae. He was born in York, grew up in and near Birmingham in a professi ...more
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