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Classics/modern classics The road to San Giovanni

  • By Italo Calvino
  • Price: £9.99
  • ISBN: 9780141189710
  • Availability: Limited Stock

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In five elegant autobiographical meditations Calvino delves into his past, remembering awkward childhood walks with his father, a lifelong obsession with the cinema and fighting in the Italian Resistance against the Fascists. He also muses on the social contracts, language and sensations associated with emptying the kitchen rubbish and the shape he would, if asked, consider the world. These reflections on the nature of memory itself are engaging, witty, and lit through with Calvino's alchemical brilliance.

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Series Classics/modern classics Title The road to San Giovanni
Subject Italian Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date July 2000 Authors Italo Calvino
Binding Paperback Pages 150
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 180
ESB Code 55334 ISBN 9780141189710
Inspection Copy No Delivery Limited Stock
  Price £9.99

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