Publisher: Cambridge University Press (October 20, 2005)
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Umberto Eco is understood between teachers for his literary and cultural theories, and to a massive foreign viewers via his novels The identify of the Rose and Foucault's Pendulum. Peter Bondanella deals the 1st complete learn in English of Eco's works. In transparent and obtainable language, he strains the advance of Eco's pursuits, from medieval aesthetics to semiotics to pop culture, and indicates how Eco's personal fiction grows out of his literary and cultural theories. Bondanella additionally presents an entire bibliography of works via and approximately Eco, arguably the main well-known Italian author for the reason that Dante.