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Conversations in Sicily

Author: Elio Vittorini
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Driven by a sense of total disconnection, the narrator embarks on a journey from northern Italy to Sicily, the home he has not seen in some fifteen years. Through the conversations of the islanders  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
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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 p. ; 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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