Eco, Umberto The Name Of The Rose

ISBN 13: 9780099541486

The Name Of The Rose

4.11 avg rating
( 211,835 ratings by GoodReads )
9780099541486: The Name Of The Rose

Set in Italy in the Middle Ages, this is not only a narrative of a murder investigation in a monastery in 1327, but also a chronicle of the 14th century religious wars, a history of monastic orders, and a compendium of heretical movements.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.


"'Umberto Eco has written a novel - his first - and it has become a literary event'" ( New York Times Book Review)

"'A novel of stunning intelligence, linguistic richness, thematic complexity'" ( Il Giorno)

"'This novel belongs with Voltaire' philosophical tales - in the entertaining guise of an erudite fiction story, it is also a vibrant plea for freedom, moderation and wisdom'" ( L'Express)

From the Publisher:

Beautifully bound, hardback edition of Umberto Eco's masterpiece.
Introduced by David Lodge; Novelist and critic. His novels include Nice Work, Changing Places and The British Museum Is Falling Down, and his critical works include The Language of Fiction and The Novelist at the Crossroads

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used View Book

Shipping: 3.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Eco, Umberto
Published by Vintage Classics (2010)
ISBN 10: 0099541483 ISBN 13: 9780099541486
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Revival Books Ltd
(Rossendale, LANCS, United Kingdom)

Book Description Vintage Classics, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good: a copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0004996641

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds