The Glorious Ones
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Open Road Integrated Media, Inc.|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $14.99|
| Book Description: |
The story of a troupe of actors in seventeenth-century Italy, from "one of a handful of truly indispensable American writers" (Gary Shteyngart).
The Glorious Ones are an unlikely troupe of actors, traveling up and down the seventeenth-century Italian countryside performing commedia dell'arte for kings, for peasants, for anyone with coin. There is Armanda, the cheerful dwarf and ex-nun; chattering Columbina; Pantalone the miser; and the wicked Brighella--all led...