Passionate poet as patriot ; The Last Letters of Jacopo Ortis and Of Tombs. By Ugo Foscolo. Translated by J.G. Nichols, with a foreword by V.M. Manfredi. Hesperus Press, 155pp. (pounds) 5.99
Feb 01, 2003; Italian writers yearned, from the 13th to the 19th century, for the liberation of their "prostituted country", as writer and...