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Visionary and everyday

Author: Italo Calvino
Publisher: London : Penguin Classics : [distributor] Penguin Books Ltd, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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A collection of nineteenth-century fantastic literature - from enchantments and horrors to subtler, psychological terrors. It includes Hoffmann's "The Sandman", Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart" and Dickens' "The Signal-Man", and works from celebrated writers including Honore de Balzac, Henry James, Sir Walter Scott and Guy de Maupassant.
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Genre/Form: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Italo Calvino
ISBN: 9780141190129 0141190124
OCLC Number: 851804028
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 608 pages ; 20 x 13 x 3 cm
Responsibility: edited by Italo Calvino ; Introduction by Italo Calvino.

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'Describes imaginary worlds with the most extraordinary precision and beauty' - Gore Vidal 'One of the most playful, intelligent and inventive minds in the whole of European fiction' - Philip Read more...

 
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