History of Buddhism

From Esperia

A book series to learn more about one of the world’s key spiritual traditions.

La via del Bodhisattva

Designing a book series about enlightenment

In a world where we often cross paths with greed, anger, and animality, who will teach us the way of the heart? The Way of the Bodhisattva is the way of the heart.


Lineamenti Giovani

Discussions on youth

A series of books for young people, addressing the central questions in life.


Books for newcomers to Buddhism

Buddhism is equal parts religion, philosophy, and everyday practice. As such, it offers a vision of existence applicable to our daily lives.



Lections on the writing by Nichiren Daishoni

This book series focuses on specific topics in connection with Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhist teachings.


Mondadori Emozioni

A women’s book series for the leading Italian publishing house

Pitis designed the graphic identity of the Emozioni book series.

La nave dei Pini

Novels from the South of Italy

For more info on this book series, please visit the Rubbettino publishing company’s web site.

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Mondadori Oscar Saggi

Image search for book design

Pitis coordinates the complex work of iconographical search, ranging from photography to illustration, for this market-leading series of nonfiction books.


La Rivoluzione Umana

The story of the Soka Gakkai organisation: a novel

This novel in 12 books tells the story of the founders of secular Buddhist association, Soka Gakkai.


Nuovo Umanesimo

Dialogues with Daisaku Ikeda. Book design.

This book series includes essays for reflection and proposals on ethics, culture, education, and religion.


Il Mondo del Gosho

Dialogues on Nichiren Daishonin

Two-volume edition from 2003. A new single-tome edition has been published in the Lezioni book series.



Books for newcomers to Buddhism

Buddhism is both a religion, a philosophy and a practice, and as such offers a vision of existence applicable to everyday life. Many books in this series are designed for those who approach for the first time in Buddhism and for those who want to deepen their knowledge of this tradition of spiritual thought.