Averno - Gluck, Louise

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Averno, a crater lake in southern Italy, was for the Romans the entrance to the underworld, both gateway and impassable barrier between the living and the dead. In Louise Gluck's latest collection, Averno is the only source of heat and light in a world turned to icy winter. Ancient myth is reanimated in the desolation of Persephone's laments for ... Read More

Averno 2006, Carcanet Press Ltd, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9781857548372