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Book cover of Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa's The Leopard

Welcome to the LibGuide for Dr. Simonini's assignment on themes in Tomasi di Lampedusa's Il Gattopardo. You may find some of these resources provide access to the authentic resources that you need in writing your final paper. 

Library of Congress Classes and Class Numbers USeful in Your Search

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You will find biographical and critical works for Tomasi di Lampedusa at: PQ4843.O53

You are looking for resources with the following subject headings:

  1. Tomasi di Lampedusa, Giuseppe, 1896-1957 -- Criticism and interpretation
  2. Authors, Italian -- 20th century

You could also find an article within a resource with the subject heading:

  1. Italian fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism
  2. Italian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism

 Biographical resources:

  1. Tomasi di Lampedusa, Giuseppe, 1896-1957
  2. Authors, Italian -- 20th century -- Biography 

Literary history and criticism

Periodicals -- PQ4001

Collections in honor of persons or institutions -- PQ4004

Collected works of authors -- PQ4005

Encyclopedias dictionaries -- PQ4006


Periodicals -- PN80+

Essays lectures -- PQ4026

History -- PQ4027

Collections of essays in criticism -- PQ4029

By period -- PQ4031 to PQ4034.2

History of Italian literature

Recent works 1800-

Italian -- PQ4037

Special subjects -- PQ4053 A-Z  i.e. Vampires .V34


Collective -- PQ4057

Individual see PQ4265+

Memoirs letters interviews -- PQ4058

Women authors, literary relations of women -- PQ4063

Other classes of persons -- PQ4063.5 A-Z  i.e. prisoners .P64

By period -- PQ4064-PQ4088


History -- PQ4091-PQ4115


History -- PQ4133-PQ4160

Individual authors and works

1400          -- PQ4265-PQ4556

1400-1700 -- PQ4561-PQ4664

1701-1900 -- PQ4675-PQ4734

1900-1960 -- PQ4800-PQ4851

1961-2000 -- PQ4860-PQ4886

2001-         -- PQ4900-PQ4926


These sites are portals or gateways to Italian resources.