Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa

Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa

Biography Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa (1896 - 1957)

Sicilian writer

Was born on 23 dec 1896.
Died on 23 jul 1957, at 60 years old.
Origin country Italy
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He is most famous for his only novel, Il Gattopardo, first published posthumously in 1958, translated as The Leopard which is set in Sicily during the Risorgimento.
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I was a boy who liked solitude, who preferred the company...

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