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Classics/modern classics Fantastic Tales

  • By Italo Calvino
  • Price: £16.99
  • ISBN: 9780141190129 (replaces 9780141186825)
  • Availability: Out of stock - expected on 20/07/2020 if you order today
  • Not a catalogue item - details provisional

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From fabulous enchantments and supernatural horrors to subtler, more psychological terrors, the best of nineteenth-century fantastic literature is collected here by Italo Calvino. These mysterious and macabre tales include Hoffmann's nightmarish "The Sandman", Poe's terrifying "The Tell-Tale Heart" and Dickens' chilling ghost story "The Signal-Man", and relatively unknown works from celebrated writers including Honore de Balzac, Henry James, Sir Walter Scott, Guy de Maupassant and Robert Louis Stevenson, alongside lesser-known contributors. Each story comes with a fascinating introduction by Calvino.

Title details

Series Classics/modern classics Title Fantastic Tales
Subject Italian Language English
Market Adolescent/Adult Level Fluent/native speakers
Publication Date May 2009 Authors Italo Calvino
Binding Paperback Pages 586
Size(mm) N/A Weight (gms) 400
ESB Code 134801 ISBN 9780141190129 (replaces 9780141186825)
Inspection Copy No Delivery Out of stock - expected on 20/07/2020 if you order today
  Price £16.99

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