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Stories of modern Italy, from Verga, Svevo and Pirandello to the present.

Author: Ben Johnson, (Translator)Giovanni VergaFederigo TozziItalo SvevoCorrado AlvaroAll authors
Publisher: New York, Modern Library, [1960]
Series: Modern library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of twenty-six stories, from Verga, Svevo and Pirandello to today's most important Italian writers, represents the major genre of modern Italian fiction"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Johnson, Ben.
Stories of modern Italy.
New York, Modern Library, [1960]
(OCoLC)573922359
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Johnson, (Translator); Giovanni Verga; Federigo Tozzi; Italo Svevo; Corrado Alvaro; Alberto Moravia; Vitaliano Brancati; Ignazio Silone; Bonaventura Tecchi; Cesare Pavese; Gianna Manzini; Dino Buzzati; Italo Calvino; Vasco Pratolini; Giuseppe Berto; Mario Soldati; Natalia Ginzburg; Domenico Rea; Anna Maria Ortese; Giose Rimanelli; Silvio D'Arzo
OCLC Number: 576521
Description: 513 pages 19 cm.
Contents: Malaria ; Property / Giovanni Verga --
To the hoe! / Luigi Pirandello --
Tenants ; Revenge / Federigo Tozzi --
In my indolence / Italo Svevo --
The black mare / Corrado Alvaro --
A sick boy's winter / Alberto Moravia --
Enemies ; The old print ; Pipes and walking sticks / Vitaliano Brancati --
The parting of the ways / Ignazio Silone --
Blind alley / Bonaventura Tecchi --
Suicides / Cesare Pavese --
Fate / Gianna Manzini --
Seven stories / Dino Buzzati --
Unpa nights ; Last comes the raven / Italo Calvino --
A long Christmas journey / Vasco Pratolini --
Midnight trysts / Giuseppe Berto --
The father of the orphans / Mario Soldati --
Valentino / Natalia Ginzburg --
Mother and daughter / Domenico Rea --
A pair of glasses / Anna Maria Ortese --
A marriage contract / Giose Rimanelli --
Exile / Silvio D'Arzo.
Series Title: Modern library.
Responsibility: Edited, with an introd., by Ben Johnson.

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This collection of twenty-six stories, from Verga, Svevo and Pirandello to today's most important Italian writers, represents the major genre of modern Italian fiction"--Jacket.

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