Paperback The garden of the Finzi-Continis / Giorgio Bassani ; translated by Jamie McKendrick.
Publication year: 2007
Publisher: London : Penguin,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780141188362 (pbk.) : 0141188367 (pbk.) :
This story takes place largely in the garden of a wealthy Jewish family in Ferrara where young Jews meet to play tennis after being forced out of the local club by Fascists. The garden becomes an island of civilization in a brutal world.
Translated from the Italian.
Original title: Giardino dei Finzi-Contini. English
Series title: Modern classics
xvii, 256 p. ; 20 cm.