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Price, Steven

Summary: Set in a sun-drenched Sicily, among the decadent Italian aristocracy of the late 1950s, Steven Price’s Lampedusa explores the final years of Giuseppe Tomasi, the last prince of Lampedusa, as he struggles to complete his only novel, The Leopard. In 1955, Tomasi was diagnosed with advanced emphysema; shortly after, he began work on a novel that would fail to be published before his death four...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC PRI

Leon, Donna.

Summary: In a small village at the foot of the Italian Dolomites, the gardens of a deserted farmhouse have lain untouched for decades. The new owner is summoned when workmen distrub an unmarked grave. A ring found at the site ties the corps to one of Venice's most aristocratic familes. But it will take more than one piece of evidence to unlock such a cold case.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M LEO