Piero Boitani

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Piero Boitani is one of Italys most renowned philologists and literary critics. An expert on ancient myths, medievalist, and Dante scholar, he is currently Professor of Comparative Literature at the Sapienza University in Rome.

Ann Goldstein has translated into English all of Elena Ferrantes books, including each of theNew York Times bestselling installments in Ferrantes Neapolitan quartet, the fourth of which,The Story of the Lost Child, was shortlisted for the MAN Booker International Prize. She has been honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship and is a recipient of the PEN Renato Poggioli Translation Award. She lives in New York.

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Ten Timeless Lessons on the Classics
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Boitanis presentation of the classics is as entertaining and unexpected as it is informative. He invites the reader to discover the timeless beauty and wisdom

of ancient literature, highlighting its profound and surprising connections to the present.

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