Anglais [eBook] Difficult Loves

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Intricate interior lives are brilliantly explored in these short stories, now presented in one definitive collection as Calvino intended them
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/> In Difficult Loves, Italy’s master storyteller weaves tales in which cherished deceptions and illusions of love--including self-love--are swept away in magical instants of recognition. A soldier is reduced to quivering fear by the presence of a full-figured woman in his train compartment; a young clerk leaves a lady’s bed at dawn; a young woman is isolated from bathers on a beach by the loss of her bikini bottom. Each of them discovers hidden truths beneath the surface of everyday life.
/>This is the first edition in English to present the collection as Calvino originally envisioned it, and includes two stories newly translated by Ann Goldstein.

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  • EAN 9780544133419
  • Disponibilité Disponible
  • Nombre de pages 320 Pages
  • Distributeur Olf

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