Baricco, Alessandro 1958-
Most widely held works about Alessandro Baricco
Most widely held works by Alessandro Baricco
Silk by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
137 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 26 languages and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
In 1860, France's silk trade is threatened by an epidemic. To obtain uncontaminated silk worm eggs, a young man goes on a clandestine journey to Japan--where he falls in love with a lovely, non-Oriental concubine. This critically acclaimed narrative, seamless as a piece of fine silk, plays on the imagination, haunting as a strain of beautiful music.
An Iliad by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 932 libraries worldwide
"Alessandro Baricco re-creates the siege of Troy through the voices of twenty-one Homeric characters in the narrative idiom of our modern imagination"--Cover p. .
Ocean sea by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
105 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 20 languages and held by 850 libraries worldwide
A novel on a group of guests in a resort by the sea, tracing their lives and the fate that awaits them-- including love and murder. Among the guests are a painter, a philosopher, two women, a priest and a mysterious sailor. By an Italian writer, author of Silk.
Without blood by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
46 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 753 libraries worldwide
From the author of the acclaimed international bestseller "Silk" comes an unforgettable tale of the cruelty of war, a little girl's shattered world, and her lifelong quest for revenge and healing.
City by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
70 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 17 languages and held by 628 libraries worldwide
From the author of "Silk" comes a panoramic Cartesian comic book of a novel--with super heroes, boxers, and a bedwetting prodigy expected to win the Nobel Prize. By turns hilarious and deeply sad, "City" is an American original, penned by a brilliant Italian.
Lands of glass by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
80 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 14 languages and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Når hr. Rail tager på lange rejser til ukendte steder, får han store ideer - bl.a. en helt urealistisk utopi om at skabe den første store jernbane. Dristigt, ruinerende og meget italiensk.
Novecento : un monologo by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
90 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Dans ce long monologue qui swingue comme un morceau de jazz, Novecento parle. Moi͏̈se des transatlantiques trouvé âgé de quelques jours, dans une caisse sous un piano, il n'a jamais connu d'autre univers que la mer.
Questa storia by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Set in Italy, follows Ultimo Parri's life, which parallels the rise of the automobile. Parri is a motoring enthusiast, and his story is recounted from numerous viewpoints rather than a single narrator.
Emmaus by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Vier goed-katholieke jongens krijgen het moeilijk met hun geloofsregels als ze een vrijmoedig meisje leren kennen..
I barbari : saggio sulla mutazione by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in Italian and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Next : piccolo libro sulla globalizzazione e sul mondo che verrà by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Italian and Spanish and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Next : petit livre sur la globalisation et le monde à venir by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Partita spagnola by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and Serbian and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Il genio in fuga : due saggi sul teatro musicale di Gioachino Rossini by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Cette histoire-là : roman by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Au début du XXe siècle, au Piémont, Libero Parri et son fils Ultimo sont pris par la passion de la compétition automobile. Le père abandonne l'élevage et l'agriculture pour monter un garage puis suivre le comte D'Ambrosio. Le fils rêve de construire un circuit automobile parfait, tout en sillonnant les routes des Etats-Unis avec Elizaveta, qui donne des cours de piano pour la maison Steinway.
Barnum 2 : altre cronache del grande show by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Italian and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Océan mer roman by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Dans une petite pension au bord de l'océan, à une époque non précisée mais qui pourait bien être le XIXe siècle, se rencontrent plusieurs personnes : un savant qui cherche à déterminer la fin de la mer, un peintre, une jeune fille trop sensible, une femme d'âge mûr, un marin. Leurs destins vont converger autour d'un événement : le naufrage d'une frégate de la marine française.
L'anima di Hegel e le mucche del Wisconsin : una riflessione su musica colta e modernità by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in Italian and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Soie by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Roman historique. Roman de voyage.
Seide Roman by Alessandro Baricco ( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Andromache (Legendary character) Atlantic Ocean Baricco, Alessandro,--1958- Chryseis (Greek mythology) Cities and towns Civilization, Modern Criticism, interpretation, etc. Crystal Palace (London, England) Drama Farinelli,--1705-1782 Fascism Fate and fatalism Fiction Film and video adaptations Forgiveness France French--Travel Friendship Genius Glass construction Globalization--Economic aspects Globalization--Social aspects Governesses Great Exhibition Hector (Legendary character) History Hotels Iliad (Homer) Imagination International economic integration Italian fiction Italy Japan Literature Manners and customs Mercy Nothing (Philosophy) Ocean liners Patroclus (Greek mythology) Philosophy Priam (Greek mythology) Psychological fiction Psychological fiction Rossini, Gioacchino,--1792-1868 Silk industry Teenage boys Translations Trojan War Vendetta World War (1939-1945)
Barikko, Alessandro, 1958-
Bārīkko, Alisāndro, 1958-
Барикко, Алессандро, 1958-
اليساندرو باريكو، 1958 م-בריקו, אלסנדרו
Greek, Modern (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Aragonese Spanish (1)
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