Sorry, the sources of most quotations are accounted for, but some books are lost in the depth of my bookshelves, and some songs are just in my mind...

Ted Berrigan, Saint Geraud and others, in
Giovani poeti americani
Italian translation by Gianni Menarini, Einaudi, Torino 1973

The Holy Bible
new international version by International Bible Society,1973, 1978, 1984, Zondervan Publishing House, Harper Paperbacks

Il Cantico dei Cantici
Italian translation and essay by Guido Ceronetti, Adelphi, Milano 1992

Qohélet o l'Ecclesiaste
Italian translation and essay by Guido Ceronetti, Einaudi, Torino 1970, 1980, 1988

Philippe Jaccottet
Il barbagianni

Italian translation by Fabio Pusterla, Einaudi, Torino 1992

John Donne
Poesie amorose
Poesie teologiche

Italian translation by Cristina Campo, Einaudi, Torino 1971

Camille Paglia
Sexual Personae
Italian translation by Daniele Morante, Einaudi, Torino 1993

Eve Ensler
The Vagina Monologues
Villard Books, New York, 2001

of sex and love
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