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Classics/modern classics > Il barone rampante

Classics/modern classics Il barone rampante

  • By Italo Calvino
  • Price: £12.50
  • ISBN: 9788804668190
  • Availability: In Stock - will be despatched next business day

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Il narratore ripercorre la lunga vicenda del fratello, Cosimo di Rondò, vissuto nella seconda metà del XVIII secolo a Ombrosa, in Liguria. Cosimo, per sfuggire a una punizione inflittagli dai suoi educatori, decide di salire su un albero per non ridiscendere mai più. Cosimo si costruisce un mondo aereo dove diversi personaggi della cultura e della politica (Napoleone compreso) lo vanno a trovare, testimoniandogli la loro ammirazione. Vive anche una tormentata storia d'amore con la volubile Viola. Cosimo muore vecchio, senza mai discendere in terra: ammalato, in punto di morte, si aggrappa alla fune di una mongolfiera e scompare mentre attraversa, cosiì appeso, il mare.

Series Classics/modern classics Title Il barone rampante
Subject Italian Language Italian
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date August 2016 Authors Italo Calvino
Binding Paperback Pages N/A
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 200
ESB Code 39180 ISBN 9788804668190
Inspection Copy No Delivery In Stock - will be despatched next business day
  Price £12.50

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