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The Resource Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century : I grandi racconti italiani del novecento, edited and translated by Jacob Blakesley

Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century : I grandi racconti italiani del novecento, edited and translated by Jacob Blakesley

Label
Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century : I grandi racconti italiani del novecento
Title
Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century
Title remainder
I grandi racconti italiani del novecento
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Jacob Blakesley
Title variation
Grandi racconti italiani del novecento
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
853/.0108091
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ4257.E5
LC item number
G74 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A dual-language book
Label
Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century : I grandi racconti italiani del novecento, edited and translated by Jacob Blakesley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Presents the first English translations of works by many famous authors
  • "A Dual-Language Book, first published by Dover Publications, Inc., in 2013, is a new selection of Italian short stories, reprinted from standard texts, and accompanied by new English translations prepared for the Dover edition by Jacob Blakesley, who also made the selection and wrote the introduction and author biographies"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936): Naked life (La vita nuda) -- Federigo Tozzi (1883-1920): The crucifix (Il crocifisso) -- Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893-1973): The ash of distant battles (La cenere delle battaglie) -- Dino Buzzati (1906-1972): An important man (Un uomo importante) -- Alberto Moravia (1907-1990): My name is Alice I am a spinning top (Mi chiamo Alice sono una trottola) -- Tommaso Landolfi (1908-1979): Little animals (Animalini) -- Cesare Pavese (1908-1950): The gypsy woman (La zingara) -- Elsa Morante (1912-1985): The thief of lights (Il ladro dei lumi) -- Leonardo Sciascia (1921-1989): Our men are arriving (Arrivano i nostri) -- Mario Rigoni Stern (1921-2008): Bepi, a recalled reservist from 1913 (Bepi, un richiamato del '13) -- Giorgio Manganelli (1922-1990): The postcard (La cartolina) -- Italo Calvino (1923-1985): The collapse of time (on some drawings by Saul Steinberg) (Il crollo del tempo: su alcuni disegni di Saul Steinberg) -- Luigi Malerba (1927-2008): The defense of Italian (La difesa della lingua) -- Goffredo Parise (1929-1986): Man and things (L'uomo e le cose) -- Gianni Celati (1937- ): The mimes' workshop (La bottega dei mimi)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780486476315
Lccn
2013000037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn826458524
Label
Great Italian short stories of the twentieth century : I grandi racconti italiani del novecento, edited and translated by Jacob Blakesley
Publication
Note
  • Presents the first English translations of works by many famous authors
  • "A Dual-Language Book, first published by Dover Publications, Inc., in 2013, is a new selection of Italian short stories, reprinted from standard texts, and accompanied by new English translations prepared for the Dover edition by Jacob Blakesley, who also made the selection and wrote the introduction and author biographies"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936): Naked life (La vita nuda) -- Federigo Tozzi (1883-1920): The crucifix (Il crocifisso) -- Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893-1973): The ash of distant battles (La cenere delle battaglie) -- Dino Buzzati (1906-1972): An important man (Un uomo importante) -- Alberto Moravia (1907-1990): My name is Alice I am a spinning top (Mi chiamo Alice sono una trottola) -- Tommaso Landolfi (1908-1979): Little animals (Animalini) -- Cesare Pavese (1908-1950): The gypsy woman (La zingara) -- Elsa Morante (1912-1985): The thief of lights (Il ladro dei lumi) -- Leonardo Sciascia (1921-1989): Our men are arriving (Arrivano i nostri) -- Mario Rigoni Stern (1921-2008): Bepi, a recalled reservist from 1913 (Bepi, un richiamato del '13) -- Giorgio Manganelli (1922-1990): The postcard (La cartolina) -- Italo Calvino (1923-1985): The collapse of time (on some drawings by Saul Steinberg) (Il crollo del tempo: su alcuni disegni di Saul Steinberg) -- Luigi Malerba (1927-2008): The defense of Italian (La difesa della lingua) -- Goffredo Parise (1929-1986): Man and things (L'uomo e le cose) -- Gianni Celati (1937- ): The mimes' workshop (La bottega dei mimi)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780486476315
Lccn
2013000037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn826458524

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