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☆ Il nome della rosa ß Download by ☆ Umberto Eco 293 Il nome della rosa The Name of the Rose, Umberto EcoThe Name of the Rose Italian Il nome della rosa is the 1980 debut novel by Italian author Umberto Eco It is a historical murder mystery set in an Italian monastery, in the year 1327, an intellectual mystery combining semiotics in fiction, biblical analysis, medieval studies and literary theory It was translated into English by William Weaver in 1983 2009 1391 880 9789643344344 1394 864 9786005452761 1365 1368 9645511275 1386 160 9789648897197 1980 1327 1986 1980 VS 2008 Hypatia 1853 1853 , 2008 Song of the Songs , 1980 VS The Da Vici Code 2003 2003 1980 VS Angels and Demons 2000 , 20 , 2 11 2014 10 2014 18 2014 The Year Is Benedictines In A Wealthy Italian Abbey Are Suspected Of Heresy, And Brother William Of Baskerville Arrives To Investigate When His Delicate Mission Is Suddenly Overshadowed By Seven Bizarre Deaths, Brother William Turns Detective His Tools Are The Logic Of Aristotle, The Theology Of Aquinas, The Empirical Insights Of Roger Bacon All Sharpened To A Glistening Edge By Wry Humor And A Ferocious Curiosity He Collects Evidence, Deciphers Secret Symbols And Coded Manuscripts, And Digs Into The Eerie Labyrinth Of The Abbey, Where The Most Interesting Things Happen At Night Jorge of Burgos 1 2 This is one of those rare near perfect books that crosses through many genres and could be universally acclaimed There are dozens of great reviews on here already, but this book struck me as so profound that I felt I needed to briefly put down my own thoughts I could not bring myself to put this down and it was always a battle to not skip work and continue reading in the parking lot after lunch break Eco crafts a novel that could be labeled as historical fiction, mystery, theology and philosophy, metafiction, a plot boiler, literature, and many others hell, there s even a bit of love and sex thrown in and of multiple sexual orientations He essentially takes Sherlock Holmes and Watson and recasts them as monks in a 1300 s Abbey where murder and theological debates appear around every corner The two main plots, the murder mystery and the religious debates, we 1300 Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography cclapcenter.
com I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP it is not being reprinted here illegally The CCLaP 100 In which I read a hundred so called classics and then write reports on whether or not I think they deserve the labelBook 7 The Name of the Rose, by Umberto Eco The story in a nutshell In one of the fascinating stories of how a novelist was first drawn to his profession, scholar Umberto Eco was actually an Italian history professor and Medieval expert for years before ever turning to creative writing according to legend, it was his thrilling and exacting retelling of actual Dark Age stories that inspired his friends to keep urging him to write a novel based in those times, which he finally did in the late
The Name of the Rose is not a book to be picked up lightly with the expectation that you, the reader, are about to embark on a traditional work of historical fiction Umberto Eco expects much from the reader of this book Almost immediately the unsuspecting reader will find himself dropped into the midst of the High Middle Ages, a society completely foreign for the majority of modern readers.
In historical context, the story occurs during the time the Papacy had moved from its traditional location in Italy to Avignon John XXII is a Pope brought to the head of the Holy Roman Church by the King of France John is not the first Pope to leave the Church s Italian home.
However, it is 1327, and great dissatisfaction perva Go ahead, throw your tomatoes at me I know that in general this book is loved Many count it amongst their favorites I found it very dull and very boring I had an extremely hard time staying interested in the story, which is weird for me and mystery suspense stories Never have I fought so hard to finish a book in general, I do not DNF.
So, if you couldn t stand it either, let me know that I am not alone.
For those that loved it and are ready to launch rotten produce at me