The land of hunger / Piero Camporesi ; translated by Tania Croft-Murray with the assistance of Claire Foley ; Italian dialect and Latin text translated by Shayne Mitchell.

Other titles
  • Paese della fame. English
  • Cambridge Cambridge, MA, USA : Polity Press ; Blackwell Publishers 1996
Physical description
223 pages ; 24 cm
  • 0745608884
  • 9780745608884
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-220) and index.
  • Text stranslated from the Italian.
  • Introduction: From Giant to Beggar: the Colossus and the Man of Naught -- 1. The Devil's Carnival -- 2. Charlatans, Cheats and Malingerers -- 3. The Science of the Belly: Decline and Death of the Myth of Cockaigne -- 4. The Land of Hunger -- 5. The Witches' Carnival -- 6. A Blemished World.
Other names
  • Bibliography
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • text
  • English
  • Italian

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University of Birmingham Libraries: Research Reserve [RR], Available on request PQ4053.F6
British Library: Lending Collection 96/14767
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.1996.b.4509
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Cardiff University Libraries: Bute Library: 2 week PQ4053.H8.C2
Courtauld Institute of Art Library: Courtauld Institute of Art
Durham University Library: Bill Bryson Library, Level 2 850.11 CAM
University of East Anglia Library: UEA Main Library. Floor 02 extension: Rolling stack: Main shelves - Normal loan PQ4053.F57 CAM
University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library PQ 4053.F58
University of Glasgow Library: University Library Level 8 History PJ100 CAM
Lancaster University: Main Collection MAIN MFR.H (C) A Floor
The London Library: History H. Europe (& Gen.)
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored onsite) H3.96.3161
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Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Special Collections Reading Room Fuller Collection 641.0945 CAM
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library M97.E03767
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian History Faculty Library: Upper Gladstone Link PQ4053.F57 C313 CAM 1996
Queen's University Belfast: McClay Floor 1 GT2853.I8
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University of Reading Library: University Library: 2nd Floor 394.1094-CAM
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University of Southampton Library: Hartley Library: Main Collection (Standard Loan) PQ4053.F6
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University of Warwick Library: Main Library PQ 4053.F6
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