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Two; a phallic novel.

Author: Alberto Moravia
Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel, translated from Italian, centers around the dialogue between the male character and his prepotent penis, raising the question about the role of sexuality in creativity. The main character wishes to be a film director, but feels his sexuality interferes with his art. One reviewer noted there was about this book many pages of rather boring "tintillation but no consumation," while another labelled it  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alberto Moravia
ISBN: 0374280053 9780374280055
OCLC Number: 315342
Notes: Translation of Io e lui.
Description: 353 pages 22 cm
Other Titles: Io e lui.
Responsibility: Translated by Angus Davidson.

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This novel, translated from Italian, centers around the dialogue between the male character and his prepotent penis, raising the question about the role of sexuality in creativity. The main character wishes to be a film director, but feels his sexuality interferes with his art. One reviewer noted there was about this book many pages of rather boring "tintillation but no consumation," while another labelled it "weird, but very interesting..."

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