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Conversations in Sicily

Author: Elio Vittorini
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vividly capturing the heat, sounds and smells of southern Italy, Conversations in Sicily astounds with its modernity, lyricism and originality

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elio Vittorini
ISBN: 1841954500 9781841954509
OCLC Number: 56645056
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: 224 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Conversazione in Sicilia.
Responsibility: Elio Vittorini ; translated, with an introduction by Alane Salierno Mason ; afterword by Ernest Hemingway.

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Superbly written ... Vittorini's unique prose laps against one in repetitious wavelets, alive to the rhythm and significance of language in a way more common to poetry than to prose. Praised in the Read more...

 
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