By Anthony Burgess
ABBA ABBA delves right into a literary secret with all the originality, mind's eye, and enjoy 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 best masters of the sonnet shape. One is John Keats, who's death in a home at the Spanish Steps. the opposite is Giuseppe Gioacchino Belli-an tremendous talented poet little recognized 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 ebook, Burgess units out a sensational literary hypothesis: If Belli had identified Keats, could the latter have stimulated him? If Keats had recognized Belli, may Keats have followed anything of the Italian's earthy type into his personal verse? the second one half bargains a canny number of Belli's occasionally stunning poetry, translated into English with all the chew and verbal aptitude of the originals through one "J. J. Wilson"-who, by means of a stroke of fine fortune, appears to be like to have the singular presents of the novel's writer himself.
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ABBA ABBA by Anthony Burgess