Il Piacere by Gabriele D'Annunzio

"Il Piacere" is a novel set in late 19th century Italy that explores the life of a wealthy and hedonistic aristocrat. The protagonist is caught in a constant pursuit of pleasure, indulging in luxurious parties, love affairs, and the arts, while struggling with ennui and a sense of emptiness. His life takes a turn when he falls in love with a woman who challenges his views and lifestyle. The novel delves into themes of decadence, hedonism, and the search for meaning in life.

The 2223rd greatest book of all time


Published
1889
Nationality
Italian
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
Italian

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