Book description:Genre: Nonfiction
1st ed. of "In Other Words".
Number of pages: 207
In Other Words is a revelation. It is at heart a love story of a long and sometimes difficult courtship, and a passion that verges on obsession: that of a writer for another language. For Jhumpa Lahiri, that love was for Italian, which first captivated and capsized her during a trip to Florence after college.
Although Lahiri studied Italian for many years afterwards, true