Category Archives: D’Annunzio, Gabriele

A mass murderer

Screen Shot 2013-03-26 at 02.06.57Dalrymple reviews Lucy Hughes-Hallett’s The Pike: Gabriele d’Annunzio — Poet, Seducer and Preacher of War:

D’Annunzio was an exquisite: a poet, novelist, æsthete, Lothario. He felt as unbound by social convention as by morality of any kind.