Alessandro Gallenzi

Alma Books


Alessandro Gallenzi founded Hesperus Press, Alma Books and Alma Classics. Besides his extensive experience in publishing literary works, his creative work spans across translation, poetry, play and novels. He won the Premio Biblioteca di Monselice special award in 2010 with his verse translation for Alexander Pope’s The Rape of the Lock. His retelling of Carlo Collodi’s children’s classic The Adventures of Pipì the Pink Monkey has also been translated into many languages.