Italo Calvino’s works include Numbers in the Dark, The Road to San Giovanni, Six Memos for the Next Millennium, The Baron in the Trees, If on a Winter’s Night a Traveller, Invisible Cities, Marcovaldo, and Mr. Palomar. He died in 1985.
Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: August 10, 2004 Price: $15.00
Never before published in English, these essayistic writings enlarge our understanding of one of the twentieth century's most beloved authors.
In evocations of Italo Calvino's tumultuous teenage years—his life during Mussolini's rule, at the time of the liberation, and during the Cold War—we learn the story of the author's generation as it...
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